Awards and Recognition

The UCAADA Awards and Recognition Committee helps provide a space for the Advising Community to be recognized for their work.  Members of the community can be recognized monthly via the Members of the Month nomination or you can submit a nomination for one of the annual awards.  An overview of the nomination eligibility and criteria for each annual award is provided below.  For more detailed information on the various awards, please visit each of the award pages.  

Award

Award Category (if applicable)

Nominee Eligibility

Nominator Eligibility

Materials Needed to Nominate

Sarah Grant Barber

Professional Advisor

Must be an academic advisor

Students, Staff, Faculty

Completion of online nomination form

Advising Administrator

Must be academic advising administrator

Letter of support for nomination, specifying how advisor meets criteria for award

Faculty Advisor

Any faculty involved in student

advising (ex: co‐op advisor, faculty advisor)

Up to 5 additional support letters from colleagues or students are encouraged, but not required

Support Staff

Any staff involved in student  advising or who supports an academic or specialized advising unit

Read more about what the committee is looking for online here!

Advising Unit of the Year N/A Any academic advising unit or specialized (ex: Honors, Athletics, PPAC, UCO) advising unit Must be self‐nominated, but must also include a letter of support from Unit Director or higher Completion of online nomination form

Letter of support from Unit Director or higher, telling the awards committee how this advising unit has made significant contributions to the advising community and maintained excellence in student success

Up to 5 additional support letters from colleagues or

students are encouraged, but not required

Read more about what the committee is looking for online here!
Advising Community Awards Exceptional Initiative Any advisor or advising support staff who is part of the UCAADA community Any advisor or advising support staff who is a part of the UCAADA community Completion of online nomination form

Inclusion

250 word maximum statement from nominator

Leadership & Service

Read more about what the committee is looking for online here!

Rising Star

Technology Facilitator

Great Colleague

Outstanding First Year Advocate Award N/A Any staff involved in first‐year experience Students, Staff, Faculty Completion of online nomination form

250 word maximum statement from nominator

Read more about what the committee is looking for online here!

Here is the full list of nominees and winners for the 2019-2020 school year.