Reminder: Applications for 2022 Deans' and Chancellor's Undergraduate Awards are Due 3/27

The Deans and Chancellor of UC Santa Cruz wish to recognize excellence in research and creativity among undergraduate students as evidenced through projects and theses performed in the normal pattern of academic activity at UCSC. 

The online application for the 2022 Deans' and Chancellor's Undergraduate Awards opens February 14, 2022

Please read the application guidelines below and contact a faculty mentor to confirm they are willing to submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf. 

All 2022 applications must be completed and submitted online by March 27, 2022. All graduating Dean's and Chancellor's winners will be recognized by having their names listed in the commencement program during UC Santa Cruz's graduation ceremonies.


Fifty undergraduates, 10 from each of the academic divisions will receive a Dean's Award of $100 for outstanding achievement in their division. Please submit your award for the BE Division by March 27th, 2022. For more information on dates and deadlines and submission guidelines look here: