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Awards & Recognition

UNLV and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) Board of Regents recognize the achievements of faculty in teaching, research/creative activity, and service with a number of awards each year; as well as those achievements of undergraduate and graduate advisors and undergraduate and graduate scholars.

In addition, many academic colleges/schools have their own awards to honor faculty, staff, and/or student achievements. Please watch for other award opportunity announcements.

Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

The Office of Faculty Affairs is responsible for the following awards.

Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs is responsible for the following awards.

Committee Members

​Recent Winners

  • UNLV Academic Advisor Award and Nevada Regents' Academic Advisor Award
    Application materials for the academic advisor award may be submitted to FDH 703, 705 or 706 or via campus mail to mail code 1099) by Monday, October 5, 2015 at 5 p.m. Please direct any inquiries to Tricia Lozano McCrory at 702-895-5285.

    Committee Members:

    • Past Awardees, Consolidated Students of the University of Nevada (CSUN) Representative, Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA) Representative, Student Affairs Representative, Executive Vice President and Provost Faculty Fellow.
     

    Recent Winners

    2015
    UNLV Academic Advisor Award
    • Tony Terrell, Academic Advisor Award (Undergraduate)
    • Jennifer Carr, Academic Advisor Award (Graduate)

    Nevada ​Regents'​ Academic Advisor Award
    • Jennifer Carr, Regents' Academic Advisor Award (Graduate)
     

    2014
    UNLV Academic Advisor Award

    • Tiffany Schmier, Honors College (Undergraduate)
    • Lisa Davis, MBA Programs (Graduate)

    Nevada ​Regents'​ Academic Advisor Award
    • ​Tiffany Schmier, Honors College​ (Undergraduate)​
  • Faculty International Development Awards: Summer 2016
    Applications materials for the summer 2016 faculty international development awards are invited through Monday, October 12, 2015.
     

    Committee Members

    • Shelley Heaton, Research Librarian
    • Mel Jameson, International Business
    • Susan Thompson, International Programs, non voting member
    • Sabrina Harris, USAC Institutional Relations (non voting serves as placement coordinator)
     

    Recent Winners

    ​2014
    • Anne Stevens, English, Pau, France
    ​2015
    • Deirdre Clemente, History, Viterbo, Italy

     
  • Nevada Regents' Scholar Award - Undergraduate and Graduate Students
    Application materials for the Scholar awards may be submitted to FDH 703 or via campus mail to mail code 1099 by 5p.m., Wednesday, December 2, 2015 Please direct any inquiries to Kristene Fisher at kristene.fisher@unlv.edu.  

    Committee Members

    • Rotates annually

    Recent Winners
    2014

    • Brittany Radke (Undergraduate)
    • David M. Armstrong (Graduate)

    2015
    • Kevin Tamadonfar (Undergraduate)
    • Andrew D. Nordin (Graduate)

Division of Research and Economic Development

The Division of Research and Economic Development is responsible for the following awards. Each of the awards below are linked to the Division's website. If you have any questions, please contact Dene Charlet at 702-895-2398.