Faculty, staff, and students perform a broad array of services that are vital to supporting and sustaining the quality and effectiveness of the College of Science. Examples include service in faculty governance; in academic and student-support efforts; in international development; in community outreach programs; in mentoring students and student groups; in professional scientific organizations; and on department, college, and university committees.

The purpose of the College of Science Distinguished Service Award is to recognize exceptional achievement in service by recognizing outstanding contributions by members of the College of Science. All faculty, staff, and students in the College are eligible for the award. Nominations may recognize individual or team accomplishments.

Any member of the College of Science community - faculty, staff, or student – may submit a letter of nomination. The letter is not to exceed one page. 

Application Process
  1. The 1-page nomination letter should address
    a. the individual’s or team’s exceptional service contributions to Science
    b. the impact of the nominee's service
    c. Please include the date, nominee's name and email and your name and email (for notification or questions)
  2. Draft a 1-page nomination document
  3. Save the nomination letter with the filename: Year_COS_DistinguishedAward_LastNameNominee - where the "Year" is 4 digits (e.g. 2019) and "LastNameNominee" is the nominee's surname
  4. Enter the information requested below and upload the 1-page nomination letter as a pdf or word document below.
  5. Note: You may need to log into ONID to access the folder to upload.

Award: $500

Deadline: October 22, 2019

Nomination Form
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Name of the person or team lead you are nominating for this award.
Nominee's email
Your name
Your email address so we may contact you with questions or notification.
Files must be less than 20 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf docx.