Grants and Awards

Great University = Great Place to Work: Mason Named Among Best Colleges to Work For

Posted: July 21, 2014 at 9:00 am, Last Updated: July 18, 2014 at 3:17 pm

The Chronicle of Higher Education again honored Mason as a great place to work for the university’s efforts in promoting work/life balance and respect for employees.

Masonvale Recognized for Innovative
Approach to Housing

Posted: July 15, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 15, 2014 at 7:44 am

Mason’s employee and grad student on-campus housing project, Masonvale, has been selected as a case study for the spring Urban Land Institute.

Improving the Nation’s Infrastructure: Hazel Endowed Chair to Support Eminent Scholar

Posted: July 8, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 8, 2014 at 10:16 am

The Eleanor and Bill Hazel Endowed Chair in Civil Infrastructure Engineering, a new $3 million endowment, will support a distinguished civil engineering faculty member and an annual infrastructure symposium.

Fairfax Mayor Receives First Mason Town Gown Award

Posted: July 7, 2014 at 5:00 am, Last Updated: July 9, 2014 at 8:01 am

Mayor R. Scott Silverthorne was honored with the first Jack Wood Award for Town Gown Relations, sponsored by Mason’s Office of Government and Community Relations.

Fulbright Takes Mason Alumna to South Korea

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 9, 2014 at 12:19 am

Thanks to a prestigious Fulbright grant, recent Mason grad Moriah Jones will be sharing her love of the English language with students in South Korea for the upcoming academic year.

With One Shot, Tiger Reaches Green

Posted: June 26, 2014 at 5:02 am, Last Updated: July 1, 2014 at 4:19 pm

A George Mason sophomore has made the most of the Earl Woods Scholarship that has enabled him to attend, and thrive at, the university.

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