Scholarship in Publishing Award

Excellence in Publishing Award

"Engage with academic and practitioner communities"

Encouraging greater scholarship, engagement and understanding are the primary reasons for this recognition program.

Who is Eligible to Apply

University of Phoenix faculty members who have published research in peer-reviewed journals or publications, edited industry publications, or edited books can be awarded $200.  Publication with students or alumni is encouraged.


The award is given per presentation, not author, on a competitive basis taking into account factors like the impact of a journal or the contribution of the article to a discipline or teaching and learning.  Research submitted for awards must be included in the submitter’s faculty profile to be considered. 


$200 for faculty only 
for faculty publishing with students or alumni 

Note: publications/presentations related or similar to other submitted publications/presentations will be awarded at reduced amounts. As well, no more than 1 award is allowed per person, per event, for presenting and for publishing, and no more than 3 awards in a year per opportunity.


We do NOT award for items published in journals that are considered predatory or vanity presses. To learn more about these types of publications, please review the articles below before submitting.


Apply for the Scholarship in Publishing Award

To apply, click the link below.  If you do not have an InfoReady account yet, set one up using your UOPX email account.