The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) consortium has announced the ETD Awards program and called for nominations. It includes:

The Innovative ETD Award recognizes student efforts to transform the genre of the print dissertation through the use of innovative software to create multimedia ETDs.

The Innovative Learning through ETDs Award recognizes a student whose professional life has been enhanced by the ETD process.

The ETD Leadership Award recognizes members of the university community whose leadership and vision have helped raise awareness of the benefits of ETDs and whose efforts have improved graduate education and research through the use of ETDs.