Who can nominate: Any full-time faculty member may serve as a nominator. Self-nominations are also accepted.
Who can be nominated: A full-time faculty member in any division who has demonstrated exceptional scholarly achievement and for whom the award will significantly expand their prominence as an intellectual leader within their relevant fields of study. The ideal candidate will be a mid-career, full-time faculty member.
Please note that this award is NOT intended to serve as a lifetime achievement award, but rather an investment in future potential.
Selection Committee: The selection committee will be composed of distinguished Johns Hopkins faculty.
Selection Process: There will be a two-tier review process. The first tier will identify candidates from the initial nomination submissions to advance to the second tier. At the second tier, deans and department chairs will be called upon for letters of recommendation. Finalists will then be forwarded to the president and the provost for final selection.