P&A Senate Outstanding Unit Award Nominations
Annually, the P&A Senate recognizes units of the University of Minnesota that are judged to be exemplary in their support of P&A staff and the critical role P&A employees fulfill in supporting the University's mission.
The 2017 nomination process is now open! The deadline is 5:00 pm on March 22, 2017.
Nomination Guidelines (PDF)
Online Nomination Form
The selected unit receives:
- A plaque
- A $1,000 monetary award to support a unit-centered, P&A professional development activity, coordinated by the winning unit’s P&A Senate representative(s).
In addition, the selected unit receives wide-spread public recognition on all University campuses through a marketing campaign designed to highlight best practices with regard to P&A employees.
Questions regarding the P&A Senate Outstanding Unit Award can be directed to Sherri Boone and Petere Angelos, Professional Development and Recognition Subcommittee Co-Chairs, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Previous OUA Winners:
2016 - Kathryn A. Martin Library, Duluth
2015 - College of Science and Engineering Student Services, Twin Cities
Kathryn A. Martin Library Awardees
Award presentation at the meeting
2014 - Rothenberger Institute, Twin Cities
2013 - College of Biological Sciences Student Services Office, Twin Cities
2012 - Student Unions and Activities, Twin Cities
2011 - Academic Support Resources, Twin Cities
2010 - Theatre Arts and Dance, Twin Cities
2009 - Labor Education Services, Twin Cities
2008 - Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, Twin Cities
2007 - Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning, Twin Cities
2006 - College of Human Ecology, Twin Cities
2005 - Department of Chemistry, Twin Cities
2004 - School of Social Work, Twin Cities
2003 - General College, Twin Cities
2002 - University Libraries, Twin Cities
There were 2 nominations for the 2015 Outstanding Unit Award.
2015 Honorable Mention Recipient:
P&A Eligibility for Other University Awards
A list of University awards for which P&A are eligible to be nominated is available here.