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The University Human Resources office is pleased to invite all members of the University community—staff, faculty and students—to nominate University staff members who have made important contributions to the mission and work of this institution for the Workplace 2008: University of Michigan Staff Recognition Awards.
The Distinguished Service Award honors an individual University staff member who has provided distinguished service to the University and to the community.
The Exemplary Team Award honors a group of University staff members who have functioned as an exemplary team, whether formally or informally designated.
The Outstanding Leadership Award honors an individual University staff member who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, vision and initiative.
Eligibility & Monetary Award
All full- or part-time regular University staff members—including employees represented by unions—are eligible for nomination. Winners must be current University staff members to receive the award. Each individual award carries a monetary prize of $800. Team winners will divide $2,500. Awards will be presented at a spring luncheon.
Submitting a Nomination
- Go to the Nomination Form page and use the online form to make your nominations. When filling out the "Descriptioun of the Nominee, verify the length of the supporting statement by using MS Word (or a similar program) to perform a word count. A 500 word statement is equivalent to one page. To qualify for consideration your supporting statement must be at least one (1) page in length. Once the statement is complete, copy and paste it into the online nomination form.
- Use the “Criteria for Awards" section on the Nomination Tips page as a guide for developing the supporting statement portion of the nomination. To qualify for consideration your supporting statement must be at least one (1) page in length.
- If your received a nomination form in the mail and you plan on using it, make a photocopy of the blank form so you will be able to make multiple nominations.
- If you choose to collaborate on a nomination with colleagues, please combine all comments into one supporting document.
NOMINATION DEADLINE: APRIL 15, 2008
Make your online nomination or mail your form and summary statement to:
University of Michigan Workplace 2008 Awards Committee/UHR
4005 Wolverine Tower | 3003 South State Street | Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1281
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