NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award

The NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award is given in memory of Mary Jean Harrold and David Notkin, in honor of their outstanding research, graduate mentoring, and diversity contributions. The award recognizes faculty members from non-profit, U.S. institutions who combine outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring, as well as those who advocate for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields.

Mary Jean Harrold and David Notkin
About the Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award

  • The award recipient’s institution receives a $5,000 gift from NCWIT, and the award recipient receives a certificate.
  • Candidates must be from non-profit, U.S. members of the NCWIT Academic Alliance*.

NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award 2015 (Round 2):

We are pleased to announce the Call for Nominations for 2015 (Round 2) of the Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award is now open. Winners will be recognized at the May 2015 Summit in Hilton Head, South Carolina. Members of the Academic Alliance (AA) are asked to nominate faculty members at non-profit, U.S. institutions who have combined outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring and who have served as advocates for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields.

Nominate here

Nominations are due on November 3, 2014, by midnight MT. Winners will be notified by March 2, 2015.

Read our Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award 2015 Nomination Call & FAQs if you would like to see the short information you will be asked in the online nomination form. Also included are eligibility details, information requested from the nominee, and important deadlines of this award.

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NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award 2014 (Round 1) Recipient:

We are pleased to announce the first annual recipient for the award is Professor Nancy M. Amato from Texas A & M University. 

Left to Right: Nancy Amato (2014 winner), Ed Lazowska, Cathy Tuttle, Akiva Notkin, Mary Lou Soffa, and Laura Dillon
 
* Membership in the Academic Alliance is free. Please complete this form if your institution is not a member.

For further information about any NCWIT Academic Alliance opportunities, please contact the AA program manager, Kimberly Kalahar, at academic@ncwit.org

 
 

People Involved: 

Sharon Mason

Co-chair Liaison

Mary Lou Soffa

Project Team Co-leader

Lori Clarke

Project Team Member

Laura Dillon

Project Team Member

William Griswold

Project Team Member

Alessandro Orso

Project Team Member