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Senior Prize

Established in 2007 to complement the Gerald and Sally DeNardo Lectureship, this prize is given by the Dean to recognize outstanding science research accomplishment by a graduating senior who reflects the distinctive characteristics of a Jesuit education and is pursuing a career in the health sciences.

NOMINATION GUIDELINES 2017

The Gerald and Sally DeNardo Senior Prize in Science Research was established and is maintained through an endowment created and funded by Drs. Gerald and Sally DeNardo. The DeNardo Senior Prizes recognizes outstanding science research accomplishment by a Santa Clara University graduating senior pursuing a career in the health sciences broadly defined. The prize winner will receive a cash award of $2000 and a plaque. Selection will be based on the following criteria:

  • Active and deliberate science research experience, on or off campus, culminating in a publication or presentation at a scientific meeting and/or acceptance of a submission.
  • Pursuing a career in the health sciences broadly defined.
  • Reflects the distinctive characteristics of a Jesuit education.
  • G.P.A. greater than 3.0

If you have any questions, please contact Marie Brancati, Director of Strategic Initiatives, College of Arts and Sciences