The University established the Scholar-Mentor Award to honor Tennessee Tech’s long history of close relationships between faculty and their students. The award honors a faculty member who displays outstanding mentorship, integrating scholarship, research and teaching excellence. The deadline for submitting nominations for the 2020-21 Scholar Mentor Award is Friday, Nov. 13, 2020. Complete guidelines and the nomination form are contained on the Office of Research’s website at
Please send the forms to Amanda Gallop at