Innovation Award

Administrative professional and state-classified employees who are working at least 30 hours a week are eligible for this award.

This award is given to an individual who demonstrates innovation in developing or enhancing programs and/or services that meet the changing needs of a campus population. The individual has an ability to be creative in the usage of people, budgets and/or technology. The person’s efforts contribute to creating a positive work environment, quality service to students, and a commitment to diversity.

Award Selection Criteria:

  • Demonstrated innovation in developing or enhancing programs and/or services that meet the changing needs of a campus population.
  • Proven ability to be creative in the usage of people, budgets and/or technology.
  • Effort has contributed to the creation of a positive work environment, quality service to students, and a commitment to diversity.

Nomination Process & Deadline:

For each box below, please share in 200 words or less on how nominee meets the award criteria. Please use specific examples to enhance the nomination when possible. If you know of others who plan to nominate the same person, we encourage collaboration!  Multiple nominations for the same person will not be weighted more than a single, collective nomination.  Please use the form below to submit your nomination or send a hard copy nomination to Maggie Miranda-Birt, 201 Administration, Campus Delivery 8004.

Completed nominations should be received no later than Monday, May 1, 2017 by 12:00 p.m. for full consideration.

Innovation Award

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