Awards — August 30, 2019

2019-20 Call for Nominations for University-Wide Awards

Each year, the Office of Academic Affairs and other units around the university sponsor awards for faculty and staff. The university community is invited to submit nominations for these awards. The nomination periods and methods vary. Please use the table below to find out how to nominate someone for a university award.


Award Sponsor(s) Deadline
Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching Alumni Association; Academic Affairs Oct. 1, 2019
Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award Senate Diversity Committee and Human Resources Jan. 17, 2020
Distinguished Scholar Award Office of Research Oct. 21, 2019
Distinguished Service Award Office of Advancement Nov. 1, 2019
Distinguished Staff Award Office of Human Resources Jan. 17, 2020
Distinguished University Professor Office of Academic Affairs Feb. 1, 2020
President and Provost's Award for Distinguished Faculty Service Office of Academic Affairs Nov. 1, 2019
Provost's Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer Office of Academic Affairs Oct. 1, 2019
National and International Awards Office of Research Ongoing

Please contact Melissa Kemp, Office of Academic Affairs, with any questions.

Consultation and professional support is available for preparing and submitting external academic prize/award nominations for faculty members as well as college/departmental awards committees. Contact Samantha Grevas at for assistance.