2017 Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit

-- DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS FRIDAY, MARCH 31, 2017 --

The President of the University of Prince Edward Island is very pleased to announce the 2017 Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit for UPEI Faculty, Librarians, and Clinical Veterinary Professionals and Staff. For 2017, UPEI will present up to ten (10) awards for exceptional performance by faculty, librarians, and clinical veterinary professionals and four (4) awards for staff as noted below.

Faculty, Librarians and Clinical Veterinary Professionals

The Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit for Faculty, Librarians and Clinical Veterinary Professionals, valued at $1,000 each, will be presented based on Teaching, Scholarly Endeavors, Service, or Combined Achievement. Awards for librarians and clinical veterinary professionals will be based on exceptional performance, in one or more of Professional Practice, Scholarly Endeavors/Professional Development and/or Service. 

Staff

Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit for Staff, valued at $1,000 each, will be presented in the following four (4) categories: 

Presidential Recognition Award of Merit for Exemplary Service
Presidential Recognition Award of Merit for Campus Spirit
Presidential Recognition Award of Merit for Volunteer and Community Service
Presidential Recognition Award of Merit for Support and Student Success

All faculty and staff will be invited to attend a "Celebration of Colleagues" on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 from 2:00 - 4:00 in McMillan Hall, W.A. Murphy Centre. 

Specific terms/criteria for the Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit for UPEI Faculty, Librarians, Clinical Veterinary Professionals and Staff are outlined in further detail under the corresponding sections listed on this page. All nominations will be submitted to the Associate Vice President, Human Resources and Legal, Chair of the 2017 Awards Committee, as per the processes detailed herein.