Beginning in 2002, the department has awarded the Linguistics Prize for Excellence to officially recognize exceptional achievement in the major. This prize is awarded to a graduating senior Linguistics major who, in the judgment of the faculty, has demonstrated outstanding performance throughout their undergraduate career. Recipients and co-recipients of this award are listed below.
Chris Johnson Jr.
Mary Copeland Johnson
Beginning in 2018, the department established the Senior Award for Service to Linguistics. This is an occasional award to officially recognize students who, in the judgement of the faculty, have made exemplary contributions to the linguistics department and the linguistics community at rice university. Recipients and co-recipients are listed below.
|2019||Natalia (Nati) Salazar|