Internal / External Award and Recognition Programs


Auburn University Intramural Grants Program

The purpose of the Auburn University Intramural Grants Program (IGP) is to grow the research enterprise and enhance creative work and scholarship at Auburn University through increasing extramural funding and high-quality scholarly and creative work. Faculty participating in research in areas such as but not limited to the STEM disciplines, the social sciences, creative work and scholarship (including the visual, performing, literary and liberal arts), professional disciplines related to applied design, engineering and building construction, and other professional disciplines including veterinary medicine, pharmacy, nursing, education and business are encouraged to apply.


Auburn University Creative Research & Scholarship Awards

The Creative Research and Scholarship Awards were created to recognize the research achievements and contributions of Auburn University faculty through the presentation of two annual awards. These awards are presented to faculty who have distinguished themselves through research, scholarly works, and/or creative contributions to their fields.


SEC Faculty Travel Grant Program (External Funding)

The Office of the Provost and the Office of the Vice President for Research announces a call for applications for the Auburn University SEC Faculty Travel Grant Program.  Up to $10,000 is available in travel grants for the 2016-2017 academic year to be distributed among faculty who are selected for these awards.


SURA Distinguished Scientist Award (External Funding)

In 2006, the SURA Board of Trustees established two SURA Distinguished Service Awards: the Distinguished Scientist Award and the Distinguished Friend of Science Award. These are presented to individuals who have worked to support the SURA mission “to advance collaborative research and to strengthen the scientific capabilities of its members and nation.” (Awards come with a cash honorarium.)