Research & Economic Development

Office of the Vice Chancellor

Faculty Awards

UMKC Trustees’ Faculty Fellowship Awards

Annual deadline of October 15th
$5,000 and $15,000 stipends

The UMKC Trustees' Faculty Fellowship recognizes faculty who have distinguished themselves through scholarship and creativity. Recipients are expected to serve as role models, mentor, and encourage other faculty members and students in pursuit of academic excellence.

N.T. Veatch Award for Distinguished Research and Creativity

Annual deadline of October 15th
$1,000 stipend

The N.T. Veatch Award recognizes distinguished research and other scholarly or creative activity accomplished by UMKC faculty. All full-time, regular faculty members who have been at UMKC for at least three years are eligible to be nominated.