Staff Semi-Annual Recognition Award

The College of Education and Human Development wishes to identify and recognize one staff member who meets the recognition criteria twice a year (fall and spring). 

Spring 2020 nominations (nominations and support letters) are due April 17th, 2020.

Eligibility
All clerical, technical, professional and administrative staff currently serving in CEHD who have completed at least one year of service to the college. Individuals may not receive this recognition more than once in a three-year period.

Award Criteria
The award will be based on outstanding service. Recipients are selected with the following criteria:

  • Stand out with exceptional work
  • Make outstanding contributions in support of faculty, staff, students, administrators and all those served by CEHD

Each recipient will receive a certificate, along with an award of $800. All awards are subject to final budgetary approval and authorization by the dean of the college.

Award Selection
The dean’s Staff Advisory Committee will be responsible for reviewing all the nominations and forwarding its recommendation to the dean of the college for a final decision.

Each recipient will receive a certificate, along with an award of $800. All awards are subject to final budgetary approval and authorization by the dean of the college. All nominations and their supporting materials will be forwarded to the university for consideration for the Make a Difference Award.

Nomination process

  • One completed nomination form and one support form are required. Additional support forms are optional and will be accepted if submitted.
    • Those submitting support information need only fill out the support form.
  • The dean's Staff Advisory Committee encourages nominations and support letter from all CEHD faculty, staff, students, alumni and community partners.

Nomination forms

Previous award recipients

2019 Fall

Sarah Rasnake, HPHE

2019 Spring

Melissa Holman, Student Success

2018 Fall

Val Horwath, Dean's Office

2018 Spring

Sandy Stephens, Dean's Office | Diane Bourgeois, ELRT

2017 Fall

Lynda Root, ELRT 

2016 Spring

Katrina Goodall, Office of Clinical Experiences