Office of Research

Dissertation Research Award (DRA)


Note: The guidelines and application for the 2014-2015 Dissertation Research Award will be available by January 1, 2014. For now, click the links below to view the 2013-2014 guidelines and application.


Previous Award Recipients

DRA Success Story

Congratulations to Erick Butler, 2012-2013 recipient of a Dissertation Research Award. Dr. Butler, now an Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering at West Texas A&M University, received a grant from the Ogallala Aquifer Program, part of the Department of Agriculture, for work based on his dissertation research. Congratulations, Dr. Butler!