Qualifications

All candidates under consideration for the Research Awards must have:

  • Demonstrated the ability to conduct original research at Northeastern University
  • Demonstrated evidence of scholarly contributions to literature
  • Demonstrated research effectiveness in a manner that substantially exceeds the normal expectation for a graduate student

 

All candidates under consideration for the Community Service Awards must have:

  • Demonstrated initiative (voluntary or compensated) to benefit Northeastern University and the community
  • Demonstrated evidence of service to the college, university or external community
  • Demonstrated contributions to our community in a manner that substantially exceeds the normal expectation for a graduate student

 

All candidates under consideration for the Experiential Learning Awards must have:

  • Demonstrated the ability to apply materials learned in the classroom at Northeastern University to a professional setting (co-op, practicum, or internship)
  • Demonstrated the ability to apply materials learned in a professional setting (co-op, practicum, or internship) to the classroom at Northeastern University
  • Demonstrated professional effectiveness (during co-op, practicum, or internship) in a manner that substantially exceeds the normal expectation for a graduate student

 

All candidates under consideration for the Teaching Awards must have:

  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at Northeastern University
  • Demonstrated the ability to motivate students inside the classroom at Northeastern University
  • Demonstrated teaching effectiveness in a manner that substantially exceeds the normal expectation for a graduate student