Eligibility and Requirements for the Presidential Recognition Awards

Nominations are encouraged from students, supervisors, employees, co-workers or colleagues who wish to honor a staff member with one of the four Presidential Recognition Awards.

Nominees must:

  • Be a part-time or full-time benefit-eligible SMU staff employee

  • Be in good standing at the University

  • Meet all criteria outlined for each of the awards

Strong nominations will include:

  • A Nomination Form for Presidential Recognition Award

  • A written statement of the nominee’s work which includes emphasis on all criteria of the award

  • A maximum of two additional letters of support for the nomination

Nomination Form