Nomination Forms

Awards Presented in Odd Numbered Years:

CANR Excellence in Teaching and Advising Award

Nominations due by March 1

The award recognizes individuals that are involved in teaching, mentoring and advising students. Individuals may be nominated for teaching, advising or both. Mentoring graduate students is considered part of advising. This award recognizes faculty who are inspiring, intellectually demanding, and deeply committed to teaching and advising students in the College. This award is recognized in odd-numbered years.

Please consider submitting a nomination to canr-award@udel.edu by March 1.

The awardee will receive a $3000 cash prize, an award certificate, and a brick engraved with their name to be placed in the Dunham Garden patio. They will be recognized on stage at the CANR Spring Convocation in May.

Click here for the nomination rubric (page 17)

CANR Staff Excellence in Service Award

Nominations due by March 15

The Excellence in Service Award originated in 2015 to recognize staff in administrative and research support roles for their noteworthy and outstanding performance, and who have a minimum of three year’s employment with the college. Recipients receive a monetary award of $2,000 presented each year at the College’s Convocation in May. A staff member in an administrative support role is recognized in odd-numbered years (and a staff member in a research support role is recognized in even-numbered years.)

Click here for the nomination form

Awards Presented in Even Numbered Years:

CANR Excellence in Research Award

Nominations due by March 1

This award recognizes individuals that are involved in research that involves the mentoring of graduate students, post-docs, undergraduates, and/or junior faculty. The criteria below serve as a guideline for developing the nomination and will be weighted equally in the selection process. This award is recognized in even-numbered years.  The winner will be recognized on stage at the CANR Spring Convocation in May.

Please consider submitting a nomination to canr-award@udel.edu by March 1.

Click here for the nomination rubric (page 19)

Award for UD Excellence in Extension

Preliminary nominations due by December 30

The UD Excellence in Extension Award inaugural year is 2016. Cooperative Extension professionals will be recognized with this award in even numbered years. Each recipient will receive a monetary award of $2,000 and be presented each year at the College’s Convocation in May.  Preliminary Nominations are due by December 30.  Extension Leadership Team selects finalists for full application by January 15. Full applications are due by February 15.

Click here for the nomination rubric (page 20)

CANR Staff Excellence in Service Award

Nominations due by March 15

The Excellence in Service Award originated in 2015 to recognize staff in administrative and research support roles for their noteworthy and outstanding performance, and who have a minimum of three year’s employment with the college. Recipients receive a monetary award of $2,000 presented each year at the College’s Convocation in May. (A staff member in an administrative support role is recognized in odd-numbered years and) a staff member in a research support role is recognized in even-numbered years.

Click here for the nomination form