Nominate your best teachers for the oldest teaching prizes in America!
The Quantrell Award honors three or four faculty members. The awards include a cash prize of $5,000 and are presented at the College Diploma Ceremony in June. Read more about the Quantrell Awards and previous winners.
The Booth Prize honors graduate students who have taught in a formal capacity in the College for at least two quarters. Up to four awards of $2,000 are given at the annual Honors Awards Reception. Read more about the Booth Prizes and previous winners.
Write a letter describing the contribution the nominee made to your education, include the name of the nominee and the course in which you met. Submit in hard copy to: John W. Boyer, Dean of the College, Harper 241, or send via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mary Lee Behnke Prize honors a member of the University community for exceptional commitment to mentoring, teaching, and supporting students in the College. In recognizing such commitment, this prize celebrates a student-centered approach to working at the University of Chicago both in and beyond the classroom. The award includes a cash prize of $1,000.
Write a letter describing the nominee’s role as a mentor in your life at the College. Submit in hard copy to: John W. Boyer, Dean of the College, Harper 241, or send via email to: email@example.com.
Contact Martha Merritt, Associate Dean at (773) 702-8929 or firstname.lastname@example.org ￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼￼