2014 President’s Awards for Staff Nomination Deadline Extended


Do you know UBC staff who have made outstanding contributions to the University community? Faculty, staff and students are invited to submit nominations for this year’s President’s Service Award for Excellence and President’s Staff Awards (Vancouver campus).

We have extended the deadline for nominations for the President’s Service Award for Excellence and the President’s Staff Award to March 31, 2014. We encourage you to nominate an outstanding staff member staff in your unit for these awards. Download nomination forms here.

President’s Service Award for Excellence

Introduced in 1991, the President’s Service Award for Excellence is UBC’s  top award to recognize staff members who demonstrate outstanding achievement and excellence within the UBC Community.

Up to five recipients are selected annually by a committee of representatives from the University community. Permanent members of staff with 10 years or more of UBC service are eligible for nomination.

Awards are presented during Congregation ceremonies. Each recipient receives a medal and $5,000.

President’s Staff Awards (Vancouver campus)

Open to all permanent UBC Vancouver campus staff with three or more years of service, the President’s Staff Awards are awarded in the categories of:

  • Leadership
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Enhancing the UBC Experience
  • Global Citizenship
  • Emerging Leadership
  • Advancing Diversity and Inclusion

Up to 12 winners are selected every year. Winners receive $2,000.

Please visit http://www.focusonpeople.ubc.ca/awards/presidents-awards-for-staff/ for more information and the nomination form. The nomination deadline is 4:00 p.m., March 31, 2014.