Pegasus Professor Award

The Pegasus Professor award recognizes excellence in the three primary areas of academic endeavor: teaching, research and service.

(1) Award recipients shall receive a one-time payment of $5,000 from Foundation funds as well as a Pegasus statue.

(2) Each academic year, the University may award Pegasus Professor awards.

(3) The eligibility criteria for an applicant (in-unit or non-unit) is having completed five years at the rank of professor at UCF; having achieved excellence in teaching, research and/or creative activity; and demonstrable service and scope of national and international impact.

The awards are ultimately determined by the President or designee.