Schmidt College of Science Excellence Awards

To recognize the achievements of our faculty and staff, the Schmidt College of Science will presents awards at an inaugural celebration in Spring 2023. The awards recognize research, teaching, advising, service and dedication to the College’s mission and improving students’ experiences. 

Deadline to submit nominations extended: January 10, 2023.

Nominations: Please submit all nominations to the Dean's Office at sciencedean@fau.edu with "College of Science Excellence Awards" in the subject line.

Download the Award Nomination Procedures

The Excellence Awards include: 

Excellence and Innovation in Undergraduate Teaching and Advising Awards

  • Two faculty awards for Excellence and Innovation in Undergraduate Teaching
  • One award to a faculty or staff member for Excellence and Innovation in Undergraduate Advising

Researcher of the Year 

One award will be made for each faculty rank (assistant/associate/full) to honor excellence in sponsored and project-oriented research, with particular emphasis on externally funded research. 

Scholar of the Year 

One award will be made for each faculty rank (assistant/associate/full) to honor excellence in scholarly activities. 

Faculty Service Award

In recognition of the many contributions of professional service provided by a faculty member to our local communities. This award will be presented to one faculty member judged most outstanding in the area of service to the community.

Staff Service Award

In recognition of the many contributions of professional service provided by a staff member to our College. This award will be presented to one staff member judged most outstanding in the area of service to the College.

Questions?

Please contact the Dean's Office with any questions at sciencedean@fau.edu .