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Awards and Recognitions
The deadline for the following awards will be announced in Fall 2021:
- President’s Award for Faculty and Academic Professionals (see below for nomination instructions) – President’s Award deadline
- Award for Excellence in Global Learning
- Award for Excellence in Curriculum Innovation
- Award for Excellence in Online Teaching
- Award for Liberal Studies Excellence
- Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Inquiry & Creativity
Deadlines for the following awards can be obtained by contacting the Dean’s office for each college:
- College Teachers of the Year (deadlines vary by college)
Regents’ Professors are exceptional faculty scholars who have earned national and international recognition, and made a unique contribution to the university through teaching, scholarship, research, or creative work.
The President’s Award recognizes faculty and scholars for outstanding contributions, achievements, and service to the university. View the award’s:
The Fulbright Program is a prestigious grant that promotes improved relationships between the United States and other countries.
President’s Distinguished Teaching Fellows
The President’s Distinguished Teaching Fellowship is an annual award to recognize outstanding scholarly teachers. Nomination deadline – October 7.