The Excellence in Teaching Award will be granted on an annual basis to a graduate assistant who exemplifies the characteristics associated with high quality teaching.
The candidate must have been classified as a teaching assistant for a minimum of two semesters, nominated by faculty in the department, and endorsed by the department chairperson.
The nominating department will submit the following to the Graduate Council for each nominee:
The Graduate Council will accept nominations between September 1st and October 1st with the award to be made at the January council meeting. The student selected for the award will receive $500 and a certificate of merit.