Internal Awards

Awards from Indiana University

Indiana University recognizes and supports excellence in research, teaching, and service among its faculty with a number of internal awards and grants.

African and African Diaspora Studies

Berry Jr. Stafford: 2020 Intensive Freshmen Seminar (IFS) course proposal grant, "African American Aesthetics in American Performance Dance"

Grim, Valerie: 2020 College of Arts and Sciences' Trustees Teaching Award

Hamilton Abegunde, Maria: 2019-2020 Bicentennial Grant, Provocations: Conversations Towards a Bold University in the 21st Century for "The Academy as a Contemplative Practice: A Whole/Holistic Approach to Research, Teaching and Service, Indiana University"

Smith, Candis: 2019-2020 Scholarship Teaching and Learning Grant-Phase I from the Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning

Williams, Jakobi: Received a grant from Russian and East European Institute to develop a course with focus on African American engagement/involvement with Russia, the Soviet Union, and Soviet/post-Soviet Central Asia

Wolfskill, Phoebe: May 2019 Trustees Teaching Award (VPFAA)

American Studies

Lee, Sonia: 2020 Trustees Teaching Award

Seigel, Micol: CAHI Grant awarded Fall 2019 for event in Spring 2020 for Critical Ethnic Studies symposium IV, "The Undercommons and Destituent Power"

Fall 2019 New Frontiers Experimentation Fellowship awarded for "Places without Police: North American Research" 


Bowman, Catherine: 2020 Tracy M. Sonneborn Award

2020 Provost Professor

Delgado, Anne: Trustees Teaching Award for NTT faculty

Gayk, Shannon: CAHI Fellowship

Ingham, Patricia: CAHI Fellowship

Morgan, Monique: Trustees Teaching Award

Silvester, Katie: Trustees Teaching Award

Skyhorse, Brando: Trustees Teaching Award

Folklore & Ethnomusicology

Jones, Alisha Lola: 2019-2020 Inaugural Kovener Fellow, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in Pedagogy

Kay, Jon: Bicentennial Professor

Gender Studies

Garcia, Justin: Bicentennial Professor

Weber, Brenda: 2020 Provost Professor


Gould, Jeffrey: Distinguished Professor

Jacobs School of Music

Brenner, Brenda: 2020 Mary Burgan Distinguished Service Award


Abramson, Katy: 2020 COAS Asure Teacher of the Year Award

Meadows, Katy: 2020 Trustees Teaching Award