The University Distinguished Service Award is designed to acknowledge the demonstrated outstanding contributions by staff to the work of the University. This award is intended to encourage professional development and improve morale by honoring sustained contributions made by selected individuals.
This award is the highest non-faculty award given by the University. This award's criteria are based on significant contributions over a period of time and this award is not typically given for a single contribution.
Each winner of the University Distinguished Service Award will receive a $1000 one-time cash award.
For full consideration, complete the nomination form and upload a written nomination detailing the criteria below. One additional letter of support outlining a detailed account of the staff member’s contributions is required. Letters of recommendation may be requested from individuals inside and/or outside the University. Letter can be attached via the online form or emailed to Rachel Caracci. All nomination materials are due by November 9, 2018.