Dale Awards allow students to pursue independent post-graduation and summer projects .
The Dale Fellowship provides a $35,000 grant for a senior to spend the year after graduation on “an independent project of extraordinary merit that will widen the recipient’s experience of the world and significantly enhance the recipient’s growth and intellectual development.” Dale Summer Awards are given to sophomores to pursue an independent project during the break between academic years.
Eleven students win 2021 Spirit of Princeton Award for service, contributions to campus life .
The award recognizes those who have demonstrated a strong commitment to the undergraduate experience through dedicated efforts in student organizations, athletics, community service, religious life, residential life and the arts.
Quantum science, particle physics and nanoscale motors awarded support from Eric and Wendy Schmidt Transformative Tech Fund .
New quantum materials that promise to propel the communications of the future, an AI-driven search to uncover the fundamental laws of physics, and a project to build biomolecular motors have been selected for funding through the Eric and Wendy Schmidt Transformative Technology Fund.
Phi Beta Kappa chapter honors Reimitz, Russakovsky with teaching awards .
The Princeton University chapter of Phi Beta Kappa will present its annual awards for excellence in undergraduate teaching to Helmut Reimetz, professor of history and director of the Program in Medieval Studies, and Olga Russakovsky, assistant professor of computer science.
Princeton is led by Christopher L. Eisgruber, a constitutional scholar who became our 20th president in 2013. The trustees are responsible for the overall direction of the University. Our academic officers and officers of the corporation oversee various aspects of University governance.
- 1746College of New Jersey founded in Elizabeth, New Jersey, by the Presbyterian Synod
- 1896Name officially changed to Princeton University
- 1900Graduate School established
- 1969Trustees vote to admit women undergraduates
- 2001Financial aid policy changes, replacing loans with grants that do not need to be repaid