The annual Faculty and Staff Awards nominations process is underway. All background information, eligibility requirements, selection procedures, and electronic nomination forms are available.
The following Awards nomination forms are available online; awards will be presented at the Awards Dinner & Convocation held on Sunday, April 30, 2017.
- Advisory Board Award for Teaching
- Excellence in Teaching and Service Award for Part-Time Faculty
- Gertrude Hawk Chocolates Service Award
- Dr. Richard J. and Sally Matthews Award for Scholarly Activity
- K. Bruce Sherbine Penn State Proud Award
Please note that nominations must be submitted by April 3, 2017.
David and Joyce Mack Tressler Fund for Professional Development
Penn State alumni, David and Joyce Mack Tressler, have established this fund to enrich the campus by providing monies for professional development initiatives and opportunities for faculty, staff, administration, and technical service employees.
Award for Excellence in Administrative Service
This award is intended to recognize campus Administration and/or Managers for innovative and creative program development.
Award for Excellence in Support Services
Award is intended to recognize Staff Assistants and/or Technical Services employees for their contributions to the teaching-learning climate of the campus.
Gertrude Hawk Chocolates Service Award
Honors a campus faculty or staff member whose contributions have benefited the day-to-day activities of the students.
K. Bruce Sherbine Penn State Proud Award
Recognizes a member of the campus community who has positively influenced students and employees, contributing to the prestige and well-being of the campus.
Dr. Richard J. & Sally Matthews Award for Scholarly Activity
Awarded to a deserving member of the Campus faculty in recognition of his/her scholarly and research activities. Award was created in 1988 through the generosity of Advisory Board Member, Dr. Richard J. Matthews and his wife, Sally.
Advisory Board Award for Teaching
Award began in 1988 by the Board to recognize a faculty member who has demonstrated innovative and dedicated teaching techniques in his/her academic endeavors.
Excellence in Teaching and Service Award for Part-Time Faculty
Awarded to a part-time faculty member who has positively influenced students by demonstrating innovative and dedicated teaching techniques in his/her academic endeavors and contributing to the well-being of students through service to the campus.
Called the Penn State Worthington Scranton Employee Service Achievement Award, this award honors all full-time campus employees, both faculty and staff, for their years of service the campus and the university, at five year increments.