The University of Massachusetts Amherst

SBS Outstanding Staff Award

Two $1,000 awards will be given during each spring semester. One award will be for Exempt (formerly known as professional) and one for Non-exempt (formerly known as classified) staff members.
Nomination Eligibility
Department Chairs/Heads, department faculty members, graduate or undergraduate students, and Exempt and Non-exempt staff may nominate an individual. Nominees must be a College of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SBS) employees. Nominees will be confidentially notified that they have received a nomination.
Award Timeline
The deadline for nominations is March 27, 2020.
Award Criteria
Nominees should have demonstrated impact through one or more of the following: Growth in areas of responsibility; Improved a work process or system that significantly increased efficiency or resulted in a fiscal savings; Performs duties with superior integrity and dedication; Favorably represents their office, administrative unit, SBS, and university; Fosters collaboration; Creates a positive and motivating work environment. Length of service in the College may also be considered as part of the award determination.
Nomination
Evaluation Criteria
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