Research Scholar Medals

(Graduation medals)

Students that engage in research, and bring their projects to a stage where it can be presented and written into paper format, may receive our Research Scholar designation and graduation medal. To qualify for the Research Scholar designation, you must have completed the following requirements prior to graduation:


1. Complete at least two semesters of independent research, innovation, or a creative project, under the advisement of a DSU faculty mentor;
2. Present your work in any form (oral, poster, exhibit, performance, etc) at any conference or other public venue (you must email a copy of your presentation with your application);
3. A “product”, in the form of a formal written paper, report, or publication (you must email a copy of your presentation with your application)


The application can be found here.

If you have any questions, please contact the Research Office.