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FIU Service and Recognition Awards

Categories

  • FIU Community Award. This award is given to a faculty member, administrator, or staff member who has demonstrated excellence in teaching or research, or who has collaborated with the local or global community.
  • FIU Safety and Loss Prevention Award (Faculty Administrative). This award is given to a faculty member or administrator who has promoted safe practices and safety-related initiatives.
  • FIU Sustainability Award. This award is given to a faculty member, administrator, or staff member who has supported sustainability and respect for the environment.
  • FIU Torch Award. This award is given to a faculty member, administrator, or staff member who has exemplified truth, freedom, respect, responsibility, and excellence.
  • President’s Access and Equity Award. This award is given to a faculty member, administrator, or staff member who has exceeded his or her mandated job responsibilities in support of diversity and inclusion.
  • Presidential Excellence Award. This award is given to a faculty member, administrator, or staff member who has supported excellence, efficiency, productivity, and quality; who has implemented new programs; or who has received peer recognition for research, scholarship, or creative activities.
  • Service Excellence Award (Team). This award is given to a team of faculty, administrators, and/or staff who have provided service that consistently exceeds the expectations of customers. These individuals possess the job knowledge, people skills, motivation, and drive for continuous improvement that provide a level of service excellence that exceeds expectations.

Criteria

  • Full-time faculty members are eligible to receive awards in seven of  the 11 categories
  • Eligibility determined by award category
  • Eligibility is not open to the following leadership classifications: university president, provost, deans, and vice presidents.

Nominations/application process

Nominations made by separate person

Self-nominations and anonymous nominations will not be considered

Submitted on-line by pasting in inputs created on separate template

Stipend 

None

Previous HWCOM Awardees

2016

Cheryl Brewster, PhD  - President’s Access and Equity Award

NHELP Community Outreach Staff   - Community Award 

Additional information regarding the Service and Recognition Awards is available at https://hr.fiu.edu/employees-affiliates/appreciation-recognition/.