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Office of the Vice President for Research


Office of Research Seeks 2019 Breakthrough Award Nominations

The Office of the Vice President for Research is pleased to issue the call for nominations for the 2019 Breakthrough research awards. Nominations for all three of our signature Breakthrough awards are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2018.

Nomination guidelines and criteria, and a submission guide for our new nomination system are available for each of the three Breakthrough awards:

The Office of the Vice President for Research will be receiving nominations through a new, USCeRA-based system this year. The new system will streamline the nomination process, and automate the collection of information from nominators and nominees. Download the Breakthrough Nomination Submission Guide (pdf) for a step-by-step overview of the new process.

Complete information and nomination materials are provided on the award pages linked above. Nominations for all three awards are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 26, 2018. All award recipients will be announced early in the spring semester and honored at special recognition events later in the spring.

If you have any questions about the 2019 Breakthrough awards, please contact Office of Research Administrative Manager Debbie Gipson at 803-777-5458 or GipsonD@mailbox.sc.edu.

 

20 September 2018