In recognition of the importance of undergraduate research/creativity, Montana State University- Bozeman has established the Provost’s Award for Undergraduate Research/Creativity Mentoring. Sponsored jointly by the Provost and the Vice President for Research, and Economic Development and Graduate Education this award will be given annually to a faculty member who engages undergraduate students in this valuable learning process.


All faculty are eligible.

Award Amount



Office of Academic Affairs

Selection Criteria

• Number of undergraduate students mentored.

• Hours of involvement.

• Record of continued involvement with undergraduate research/creativity.

• Recognition of student work through publication, awards, exhibitions, conference presentations, and patents.

• Potential for contribution to research/creativity component of Core 2.0.


Julie Heard, Office of the Provost, 994-4373, [email protected]