Honors & awards

LA aqueduct

$1.2 million awarded by UCLA to help Los Angeles County thrive despite climate change

Developing smart grids and converting wastewater are among the projects earning grants as part of the Sustainable LA Grand Challenge.

7 UC professors elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Faculty members join one of the profession's most elite associations.

UC Santa Cruz alumnus and current CASFS researcher Mark Lipson was honored for his years of service to the organic and sustainable agriculture movement.

UC Santa Cruz researcher wins sustainability champion award

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition honors Mark Lipson for his contributions to the organic and sustainable agriculture movement.

UC Merced Keck Award Munoz

Prestigious Keck Award granted to UC Merced bioengineer

Professor Victor Muñoz wins highly competitive $1 million prize for biomedical research, the campus's first.

Citrus greening disease studied by UC Riverside

Uncoding a citrus tree killer

UC Riverside-led team awarded $4 million grant to fight disease using CRISPR technology developed at UC Berkeley.

HyperXite UC Irvine team

UC Irvine students place fifth in Hyperloop competition

UCI's HyperXite and teams from UC Berkeley and UC Santa Barbara advance to the global contest's final stage.

John Cottle USCB

Rock star

A UC Santa Barbara geologist receives early career award from the Geological Society of America.

Climate champion UC Merced

Faculty Climate Champion at UC Merced puts plan into action

Biodiversity professor to engage community in sustainability through concept of "lines."

Yang Yang UCLA

UC faculty rank first among Highly Cited Researchers

Over 160 UC faculty named to the Thomson Reuters list of most influential researchers.

UC Riverside Fred Moten

Scholar a finalist for prestigious Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award

UC Riverside professor Fred Moten nominated for award that honors a poet in mid-career.

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