TO: Graduate Deans, Department Chairs, Graduate Coordinators, Graduate Staff and Graduate Students
FROM: Tyisha Hathorn, PhD
Director, Office of Graduate Minority Programs, The Graduate School
RE: The Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society Applications NOW OPEN!
Applications are now being accepted for induction into the Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society. The Bouchet Society seeks to develop a network of preeminent scholars who exemplify academic and personal excellence, foster environments of support and serve as examples of scholarship, leadership, character, service and advocacy for students who have been traditionally underrepresented in the academy.
Click here for more information about the UF Edward A. Bouchet Graduate Honor Society.
Members of the Bouchet society will work as ambassadors to promote diversity across campus, have the opportunity to network with other Bouchet Fellows and present their research during the Bouchet Society’s spring conference at Yale University.
1. Student and Postdoc Application Process:
Membership into the Bouchet Graduate Honor Society is by application only and approved by the National Steering Committee. All nominees must be ABD, having completed their qualifying exam, orals, qualifying papers or equivalent before submitting all materials listed below.
Application Materials: Deadline is February 1st, 2017
2. Faculty, Alumni, and Life or Honorary Members Application Process:
· Consideration for these membership categories is by nomination only. Nominations forms may not be completed by the candidate. Nomination Form
Nomination deadline: January 15th