SURA Distinguished Scientist Award

Visit the SURA Distinguished Scientist Award website.

VPR Internal Deadline

Funding Agency Deadline

Funding or Award Criteria
“… presented to a research scientist…whose extraordinary work fulfills the SURA mission of fostering excellence in scientific research.”


Applicable Field(s)
Science and engineering

Number of Nominees Allowed
One (1)

VPR Required Documents

  • a concise letter (<2 pages) of nomination on the qualifications of the nominee, including contact information for the nominee; and
  • a curriculum vitae or biographical sketch of the nominee
  • the names and contact information of 5 references from outside UT.

VPR will secure President’s endorsement. For more information, contact Liza Scarborough at 512-471-2877 or

Nominee(s) Selected to Advance
Hung-wen (Ben) Liu, College of Pharmacy