Each academic year, the University of Texas at Arlington recognizes two outstanding researchers with awards. The “Distinguished Record of Research or Creative Activity Award” recognizes a faculty member for achieving a distinguished record of research and scholarship or creative activity over an extended period of time. The “Outstanding Research Achievement or Creative Accomplishment Award” recognizes a faculty member for achieving a particularly important research or creative accomplishment during the past three years.
Information for each award—including eligibility, procedures, and deadlines—can be downloaded by clicking on the appropriate link below.
- Most Recent Call for Awards
- Distinguished Record of Research or Creative Activity
- Outstanding Research Achievement or Creative Accomplishment
- Members of the Academy of Distinguished Scholars
For information about the family of awards presented to UT Arlington faculty for excellence and innovation in teaching, visit the Faculty Forms page.
Head of the Class
About 25 percent of first-time, full-time undergraduates in fall 2013 ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school graduating class, and about 64 percent ranked in the top quarter of their class.