FALL AND SPRING AWARDS


OUTSTANDING SENIOR AWARD

Every Fall and Spring semester, the College of Humanities sponsors an award that recognizes one outstanding senior graduating from the College. Recipients of this award will receive a personalized certificate and $500.

AWARD ELIGIBILITY

The nominee must:

  • be graduating from the U of A in Spring 2019.
  • be a College of Humanities major.
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2.

NOMINATION INSTRUCTIONS:

While it is suggested that department/programs present strong nomination packages, all nominations, including self-nominations, will be accepted.

Nominators should be prepared with the following materials when submitting a nomination:

  1. Personal Statement (1-2 pages). The university offers this webpage as a guide.
  2. Letter of recommendation (from UA faculty, staff or administrator).
  3. Student Resume - the resume should include the following information: 
  • Academic Achievements:
    • List any freshman, sophomore, junior, and/or senior academic achievements, honors, awards and scholarships. Achievements from other colleges/universities can also be included.
  • Service to the UA: 
    • list all officer/leadership positions for memberships. 
  • Other campus organizations and/or activities.
  • Service to the Community:
    • List all community activities, honors, and organizations from freshman through current year.
  • Additional pertinent information (e.g., employment, graduate/professional school acceptances, etc.).

 


Deadline:

The online application, including all uploaded materials, must be submitted by the nominator no later than 5:00pm on March 12, 2019. The online application system for Spring 2019 has not yet opened.

Questions about the program or nominations can be directed to the College of Humanities Dean’s Office (coh-deans-office@email.arizona.edu).

Notification Process

One awardee will be chosen. Awardees will be notified approximately five weeks after the deadline.

Recognition

The winner will be recognized via the College of Humanities website, COH listserv announcements, and at the convocation ceremony.


 

SPRING AWARDS


Outstanding graduate assistant in teaching award

Every Spring semester, the College of Humanities recognizes an Outstanding Graduate Assistant in Teaching (GAT). Recipients of this award will receive a personalized certificate and $500.

AWARD ELIGIBILITY

The nominee must:

  • be a College of Humanities graduate student or SLAT graduate student who teaches COH courses.
  • have completed at least one full term of teaching.
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5.

NOMINATION INSTRUCTIONS:

While it is suggested that department/programs present strong nomination packages, all nominations, including self-nominations, will be accepted.

Nominators should be prepared with the following materials when submitting a nomination:

  • A statement addressing the nominee’s contributions to teaching.
  • A statement of the nominee’s teaching philosophy.
  • Letters of support with at least two letters from students.

Please note that the online nomination form cannot be started, closed out, and resumed at a later time.

 

DEADLINE:

The online application, including all uploaded materials, must be submitted by the nominator no later than 5:00pm on March 12, 2019. The online application system for Spring 2019 has not yet opened.

Questions about the program or application can be directed to the College of Humanities Dean’s Office (coh-deans-office@email.arizona.edu).

Notification Process

One awardee will be chosen. Awardees will be notified approximately five weeks after the deadline.

Recognition

The winner will be recognized via the College of Humanities website, COH listserv announcements, and at the convocation ceremony.