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2000-2001 President's Faculty Grant Winners

In this year's competition, we had 21 submissions from 42 faculty members representing 13 academic units. This was a wonderful response from the NSU community and it shows how eager faculty are to involve themselves in professional development activities.

The quality of all of the proposals submitted by the faculty was stellar and the process of selecting the eventual award winners was quite difficult. So close was the competition, that President Ferrero decided to expand the number of winners this year from an initial group of 6 to the final cohort of 9. That was just how good these proposals were.

This has truly been a remarkable event for our fine university. Our honoring the faculty winners is just the start of this annual event. With the support of the Board of Trustees and the Deans of Nova Southeastern University, we will continue to build upon this inaugural award. It is President Ferrero's hope that, in the years to come, NSU will be able to increase the amount of awards and money given in support of faculty scholarship and research. This is an investment not only in our faculty, but also into the enrichment of our students' academic lives and in the improvement of our great university.

In this year's competition, we had 21 submissions from 42 faculty members representing 13 academic units. This was a wonderful response from the NSU community and it shows how eager faculty are to involve themselves in professional development activities.

The quality of all of the proposals submitted by the faculty was stellar and the process of selecting the eventual award winners was quite difficult. So close was the competition, that President Ferrero decided to expand the number of winners this year from an initial group of 6 to the final cohort of 9. That was just how good these proposals were.

This has truly been a remarkable event for our fine university. Our honoring the faculty winners is just the start of this annual event. With the support of the Board of Trustees and the Deans of Nova Southeastern University, we will continue to build upon this inaugural award. It is President Ferrero's hope that, in the years to come, NSU will be able to increase the amount of awards and money given in support of faculty scholarship and research. This is an investment not only in our faculty, but also into the enrichment of our students' academic lives and in the improvement of our great university.

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