(up to 3 awards: faculty, adjunct faculty)
Demonstrates exceptional commitment to advancing student achievement through excellence in teaching.
(up to 2 awards: faculty)
Contributes outstanding and significant impact in a field of study and to UAA through research, engagement or creative activities.
(2 awards: one faculty, one staff)
Outstanding contributions to student achievement through innovative and creative approaches.
(1 award: staff)
Exercises leadership, initiative, outstanding teamwork capabilities that create a positive atmosphere, and consistently performs at a level above normal job requirements to advance the mission of the university.
(1 award: faculty or staff)
Outstanding contribution to the advancement of diversity of UAA students, staff and faculty through increasing the visibility and representation of diverse voices, creating an atmosphere of inclusiveness and community.
(2 awards: faculty and/or staff)
Outstanding contributions to the advancement of partnerships between the university and Alaska's communities.
(3 awards: 1 individual, 1 small team (<10) and 1 large team (10+)
These awards reflect areas of significant interest and impact to the university and may be awarded to an individual faculty or staff member and/or groups collaborating as a team who have made an exceptional, innovative, and measurable impact in one of the following areas:
Making a significant contribution to improving health and safety on campus.
Making a meaningful contribution to increasing productivity, reducing costs, or improving efficiencies in work practices and processes at UAA.
Demonstrating outstanding commitment to reducing UAA's impact on the environment.