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Jan. 18, 2018

Northwest accepting nominations for organizational, leadership, employment awards


Northwest Missouri State University is now accepting nominations for its annual Awards and Recognition Ceremony, which is set for 3:30 p.m. Monday, April 2, in the J.W. Jones Student Union Ballroom.

The collaborative celebration recognizes excellence among Northwest students, faculty and staff. Awards are presented by Student Employment; the Graduate Office; the Office of Student Involvement; B.D. Owens Library; the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; the Office of Human Resources and Student Senate.

A list of organizations accepting nominations is provided below. To view criteria for each award and submit a nomination, click here.

The deadline to submit papers or projects for the Owens Library’s Undergraduate Library Research Awards is Saturday, Jan. 27.

Nominations for student employment awards are due at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9. Nominations for all other awards are due at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23.

There is no limit on the number of nominations an individual may receive.

For more information, contact Gina Bradley, university event coordinator, at 660.562.1143.

Student Employment

  • Student Employee of the Year
  • Student Employment Supervisor of the Year
  • Student Employment Team of the Year
  • Northwest Awards for Excellence in:
    • Quality of Work
    • Initiative
    • Reliability
    • Professionalism
    • Uniqueness of Contribution

Graduate Office

  • Graduate Assistant of the Year

Office of Student Involvement: Student Organizations and Leadership Awards

  • Commitment to Diversity
  • Community Leadership Award
  • Outstanding New Organization
  • Outstanding Organizational Advisor
  • Outstanding Program of the Year
  • Outstanding Student of the Year
  • Outstanding Student Organization
  • Student Organization President of the Year
  • Sustainability Leadership

B.D. Owens Library

  • Undergraduate Library Research Awards

Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

  • Commitment to Social Justice Student Award
  • Commitment to Social Justice Faculty/Staff Award

Office of Human Resources: Student Impact Awards  

  • Faculty Individual
  • Staff Individual

Student Senate: Tower Service Awards

  • Advisor
  • Individual
  • Team

For more information, please contact:

Mark Hornickel, Communication Manager
mhorn@nwmissouri.edu | 660.562.1704 | Fax: 660.562.1900

Northwest Missouri State University
215 Administration Building | 800 University Drive | Maryville, MO 64468