Nominations are now being accepted for the following University of Hawai‘i at Hilo awards:
- The Koichi and Taniyo Taniguchi Award for Excellence and Innovation recognizes creativity in teaching, scholarship, and artistic production at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo. Any full-time UH Hilo faculty or staff member is eligible. Teams consisting of two or more faculty or staff may also be nominated. Students may be part of teams led by faculty or staff.
- The Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities is presented to a tenure/track faculty or a full-time Board of Regent-classified professional staff member for outstanding achievement in scholarly and/or creative endeavors, including publication, of well-reviewed books, publication in refereed journals, or performance or exhibitions at the state or national levels.
- The Outstanding University Support Employee Award is presented to a university support service employee who has made significant contributions to the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo.
- The Professional Staff Award is presented to a professional staff member who has made major professional contributions to his/her unit and to the university as a whole, and has made a positive impact on the welfare of students and colleagues.
Nomination instructions and forms are on UH Hilo’s awards webpage. The deadline for nominations is Friday, March 22, 2013.
Please take this opportunity to recognize the contributions of your UH Hilo ‘ colleagues and their positive impact.