Award Categories


An individual will receive a $500 award in Redbucks dollars or Bookstore gift certificate and a plaque. One award will be available in each of the following job categories:

  • Administrative/Professional
  • Clerical/Technical/Service
  • Bargaining Unit

One of these individuals will be designated as Employee of the Year.

Employee of the Year

The Employee of the Year will receive a designated parking space for one year. The designated parking space will be the closest available parking space to the individual’s work location.

Team of the Year

Team recipients will receive a team photo and lunch for the department, group or team. All recipients will receive a certificate in recognition of their service. Teams which include faculty members will be eligible to participate in the team award, provided that the majority of the team includes eligible staff members.

Questions regarding the program may be addressed to Leann Stinson at

Academic Hall 012
Employee Recognition Program
One University Plaza, MS 3150
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701