Graduate School Honors Theses and Dissertations for Math, Social Science, Engineering

The first place winners will be nominated for the annual Council of Graduate Schools competition.

Texas Tech University’s Graduate School recognized work displayed in students’ theses and dissertations for the annual 2016 awards, funded in part by the Helen Jones Foundation.

The first-place dissertation award winners will be entered into the Council of Graduate School’s annual CGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Award competition, which honors the dissertations that represent original work and significant contributions to the discipline being considered for the year. Students are nominated by their faculty representatives.

Math, Physical Sciences and Engineering

Social Sciences

The Graduate School recognizes theses and dissertations of mathematics, physical sciences, engineering and social sciences in even numbered years, and biological life sciences, humanities and fine arts in odd years.

For more information on the awards contact Donna Rogers, manager of scholarship/fellowship and alumni/donor relations at

Graduate School

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More than 5,300 graduate and professional students are currently enrolled in the Graduate School.

From toxic waste research to archaeology, from land-use programs to nationally known laser fingerprint detection studies, the Graduate School offers unlimited opportunity for aspiring scholars.

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