Nomination Deadline: April 5 

Shine a bright light on some of the outstanding talent within the UMSON faculty. Nominate a colleague for any of the following awards: 

Teaching Award (for one or more of these areas)

  • Course development and pedagogy
  • Faculty development 
  • Mentorship of faculty
  • Direct student projects
  • Leadership in teaching improvement
  • Student engagement in learning process

Scholarship Award

  • Scholarship, research, or creative activities that enhance the health and well-being of diverse populations

Service Award

  • Benefits the citizens of Maryland, the nation, or humanity in general
  • Includes any activity other than teaching or scholarship as part of the faculty role
  • Excludes consultations and own clinical practice outside of UMSON workload

 New Faculty Award

  • Faculty who demonstrate exceptional contributions in any of the three missions: teaching, scholarship, and service
  • Nominee must hold a faculty appointment at the School of Nursing for less than two years
  • Nominee must be in their first regular faculty appointment

General criteria:

  • Accomplishments within the last two academic years
  • Faculty who have won an award within the past two years are not eligible for the same award
  • Nominees must have had a faculty appointment at UMSON for at least two years (other than candidates for the New Faculty Award)

Application requirements for all awards:

  • Name of nominee, nominator, and award category
  • One page outline of accomplishments related to type of award
  • Two letters of support by UMSON faculty only (can include the nominator)
  • Nominee’s CV with the past two-year time period highlighted

Email your nominations to Carla Storr



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