University News

Call for Nominations for 2023 Scanlon Student Employee of the Year Award

Nominations are now open for the 2022-23 Gerald F. Scanlon Student Employee of the Year Award.

The Student Employment Office invites the UMass community to submit nominations for this year’s awards honoring students who have demonstrated exceptional performance by contributing their time and skills to help the university achieve its goals and objectives.

Departmental supervisors may nominate any currently enrolled undergraduate student who has been employed by the university for at least six months, who is in good academic standing, and meets nomination criteria. Selection criteria include dependability, demonstrated initiative, and original contributions to the workplace.

The deadline to submit nominations for the Scanlon Student Employee of the Year Award is Friday, Feb. 24.

An award ceremony is held at the end of the spring semester to celebrate the award recipients. A certificate and monetary award are presented to the 10 students chosen.

For more information about the award and nomination criteria, please email Maggie Spring, assistant director of financial aid services and customer relations, at