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UNIVERSITY AWARDS
(Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship, and Service,
Excellence in Teaching, University Scholar, and University Service)
 
 
The University Awards Subcommittee encourages all departments, their functional equivalent units, and the student body to begin considering nominations for University awards.  Each department or functional equivalent unit may submit one nominee for each of the four awards: Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship and Service Award, and individual awards for Excellence in Teaching, University Scholar and University Service. 
(Please note, the University Awards Subcommittee is finalizing the nomination packet requirements and evaluation rubric for the new Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship and Service Award and updating evaluation rubrics for the Excellence in Teaching, University Scholar and University Service awards.  These items are not included in materials for this first call for nominations, but will be included in the second call for nominations which will be distributed January 7, 2015.) 
The student body may nominate up to twelve individuals for the Excellence in Teaching award and up to three individuals for the University Service award.  All faculty and academic staff who meet the requirements as listed in the University Handbook, and reproduced below, are eligible for nomination.
 
The University Awards nomination process will take place electronically. 
 
  • Departments and functional equivalent units are asked to send nomination forms, as well as supporting documentation for each nominee, as email attachments to the following mailbox:  University.Awards@uwsp.edu. 
  • The student body is asked to forward nomination forms as well as supporting documentation for each      nominee, as email attachments to the following mailbox:  SGA@uwsp.edu
Important Reminders:
  • To the greatest extent possible, we ask that you merge the supporting documentation for each nominee into one file either word or pdf.   
  • Please refer to the checklist of materials included in each of the nomination forms to ensure that all appropriate documentation is submitted.
  • Applications for individual Excellence in Teaching, University Scholar, and University Service awards may not exceed 10 pages in total (11 pages with the coversheet).
  • Use the nominee’s full name to title the document (e.g., “Rowe, Thor – teaching nomination”). 
Departments and functional equivalent units, please submit names and supporting documentation for each nominee no later than 4 p.m. on Thursday, February 26, 2015.  Students, please submit names and supporting documentation for each nominee no later than noon on Thursday, February 26, 2015.  Nominations received after this date will not be considered.

 Scholar Award-nomination coversheet

Service Award-nomination coversheet

Teaching Excellence Award-nomination coversheet

First call for nominations, November 3, 2014


  
ACADEMIC STAFF AWARDS
UW System Regents Academic Staff Excellence Award
Individual Award and Regents Program Excellence Award
(Individual and Program)
 
 
Each campus in the UW System may nominate one non-instructional academic staff member and one academic staff program, defined as one staffed primarily by non-instructional academic staff members.  A special Regent committee will select two academic staff members and one program from all represented UW campuses as award recipients.  Each award recipient will receive a $5,000 case award for professional development or program improvements, public recognition at a 2015 UW Board of Regents meeting, and news releases to state and local media.
 
The deadline for nominations for the Regents Excellence in Teaching Awards for 2015 is
December 8, 2014.  Nominations should be forwarded to Academic Staff Awards Subcommittee Chair, Wayne Sorenson, wsorenso@uwsp.edu
 
For more information on the nature of the awards and past awardees, please see http://www.wisconsin.edu/bor/awards/teaching/.
 
UW-Stevens Point Academic Staff Campus Awards
(Academic Staff Excellence Award and Academic Staff Spirit of Community Service Award)
 
 
Academic Staff University Awards Nomination Coversheet

 
REGENTS EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AWARDS
(Individual and Department)
 
The deadline for nominations for the Regents Excellence in Teaching Awards for 2015 is noon,
October 18, 2014. For more information on the nature of the awards and past awardees, please see http://ww7.wisconsin.edu/bor/awards/teaching/
 
Congratulations to Kathe Julin, selected as the campus nominee for the 2015 Regents Teaching Excellence Award for the individual award category.