The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost issues a call for nominations each fall. Nominees are considered for all Open Awards for which they are eligible. Please do not specify or nominate separately for each Open award.
Excellence in teaching emphasized; research and service accomplishments also considered.
Full-time faculty appointment at any rank, tenured, tenure-track, or non-tenure-track. Previous winners of an award administered by the Teaching Awards Committee within the last five years are ineligible for an Open Award.
$2,000 award for each of 9 recipients.
At least one award is given for undergraduate teaching in each of these areas:
(1) Arts and Humanities
(2) Social Sciences
(3) Sciences, Nursing and Engineering.
The remaining awards are given for excellent undergraduate, graduate, and/or professional teaching, and mentoring of students.
Please follow the format requirements found on this link:
View Open Awards Dossier Requirements and Format
View Tips on Developing a Winning Nomination Dossier