Who May Be Nominated

Teaching assistants from all academic units may be nominated for these awards. To be eligible, nominees must have had some type of formal student contact as part of their duties during the Spring, Summer, and/or Fall 2018. A teaching assistant who has won this award in the past may not be nominated again. Recipients receive a $1,000 monetary award and a certificate presented at the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Awards Reception in May of each year.

How To Nominate

  • Nominations may be initiated by students, faculty, colleagues, departmental executive officers, or deans.
  • Self-nominations will not be accepted.
  • Nominations must follow the guidelines. Student nominators who need assistance with any aspect of the nomination process should contact a faculty member or the Departmental Executive Officer in the teaching department.
  • Follow the guidelines within the teaching department for internal deadlines. Nominations must be submitted to the Council of Teaching using the online submission form by the final cutoff date of noon on Friday, March 1, 2019.  Nominations received after this date will not be considered.