College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Lillian Jacobey Baur Early Childhood Award

The Lillian Jacobey Baur Early Childhood Award supports research in early childhood education, socialization, and therapy. Recipients will receive up to two years of doctoral GRA support. The GRA must partner with a faculty mentor(s) whose research seeks to generate new knowledge of the physical, social and/or cognitive development of children, pre-natal to up to 6 years old.

Deadline and Procedure

For more information, see the Lillian Jocobey Baur Early Childhood Award call for nominations. Nomination materials must be submitted by email (pdf) to the College Office of Graduate Affairs ( by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 9, 2021. Late nominations will not be accepted. If you have questions or would like more information, please email or call 864-4201.