Undergraduate Student Awards

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You must have GPA of 3.5 or greater in your upper division UC Davis coursework to apply for any of the following awards. You must have graduated in September 2018 or December 2018, or will be graduating in March 2019 or June 2019. Students graduating in summer quarter 2019 must apply the following year (2019-20).

Outstanding Performance Citation

Outstanding Performance Citations are given by the college on the basis of: (i) academic excellence and (ii) substantial research activity of sufficient quality conducted with a faculty member for two or more quarters.

Ron and Lydia Baskin Research Award

The Ron and Lydia Baskin Research Award is given to one graduating senior for excellence in research in the biological sciences. There is a preference for research in structural biology. The research may have been carried out in any of the four colleges at UC Davis and the student recipient may come from any of the four colleges. An award of $1,000 and a commemorative medal will be presented to the recipient at the Spring Commencement ceremony.

Undergraduate Student of the Year Award

Undergraduate Student of the Year is given based on: (i) substantial research activity of sufficient quality conducted with a faculty member for two or more quarters and (ii) substantial campus and community service. The award will be presented to the recipient at the Spring Commencement ceremony.

Candidates for the College Medal and the University Medal will be selected from the applicant pool for all of the above awards.

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