The James B. Rast Memorial Award in Comparative Organismal Biology
The parents and friends of James Brailsford Rast, a member of the Class of 1958 of Duke University, endowed this award in his memory. Given each year by the Biology faculty in recognition of excellence in course work and research in the study of organismal biology.
The Edward C. Horn Memorial Prize for Excellence in Biology
Given each year to a graduating biology major who has shown, in the opinion of the biology faculty, the highest level of academic achievement and promise, this prize is offered in memory of Professor Edward C. Horn. It is a tribute to his warm regard for students and faculty and his appreciation of scholarly excellence. The prize consists of books appropriate to the student's field of interest.
Nathan Shaul, 2020
The Excellence in Plant Science/Botany Prize
Given each year by the Biology faculty to a graduating biology major who has demonstrated excellence in botanical research. The prize consists of books appropriate to the student's field of interest.
Barbara Lynn Weaver, 2020
The Maggie Schneider Award in Marine Biology
In memory of Maggie Schneider, a member of the Duke class of 2004. Given each year by the faculty of the Duke University Marine Laboratory to the biology major who demonstrates the love of learning and service in marine and conservation biology.
Alexandra DiGiacomo, 2020
The Biology Faculty Award
Given by the Biology Faculty to a student for outstanding intellectual achievements and excellence in research.
Katja Kochvar, Tanmayi Vashist, Freddie Xu