Annual Staff Awards Nominations

The Staff Recognition Committee of Staff Council is seeking nominations for the Annual Staff AwardsNominations are being accepted until May 1, 2024.

There are three awards presented by the Staff Council:
  • Service Excellence Award - For a staff member who has made exceptional contributions, exceeding normal expectations, to deliver superior service to members of the campus community and/or the community at large. Think “exceptional customer service.”
  • Unsung Hero Award - For a staff member who works behind the scenes, and yet continues to go above and beyond the call of duty to improve the MGA experience for students, coworkers, faculty and/or staff. Think “behind-the-scenes.”
  • Champion Award - For a staff member who has exemplified MGA's core values of Stewardship, Engagement, Adaptability, and Learning. Think “exemplifies MGA’s core values.”

The winners of these awards will be announced at Fall Convocation in August 2024.

Eligibility: All regular full-time MGA staff members are eligible for consideration. Previous award recipients are not eligible until five years after receiving the award. Any University employee can be nominated for all three awards. Nominations will not be accepted for individuals who are involved in the selection process.

  • The staff member may be nominated more than once, but not by the same person in the same year.
  • The staff member may be nominated for more than one award.
  • Deans, Provosts, Assistant/Associate Vice Presidents, Cabinet, and Staff Council members are not eligible for selection as outstanding staff.
Find more information on the nomination process and selection criteria here.