Name of Award Award Purpose Eligibility # Awarded and Presentation Date/Event Stipend Amount Contact Person and Due Date
Richard M. Bressler Senior Faculty Teaching Award Recognizes full professors who have been at OSU a minimum of 15 years and consistently provide direct instruction to undergraduate students. Full Professors with minimum of 15 years at OSU 1
University Day
$2,500

Dave Berger
dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
April 29, 2016

Elizabeth P. Ritchie Distinguished Professor Award Recognizes an individual for outstanding undergraduate teaching; research particularly related to improvement of instruction; and professional leadership. This is a campus-wide recognition, open to all teaching faculty. 1
University Day
$2,500 recipient;
$500 department
Dave Berger
dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
April 29, 2016
Emerging Scholar Award Recognizes tenure-track faculty members for their outstanding research or creative activity in their field of study. Faculty who hold a tenure-track appointment at the rank of assistant professor at OSU and who have conducted outstanding research or creative work in the arts, sciences, or professional fields. Variable, Phi Kappa Phi Initiation Banquet: May 8, 2015 Faculty members in the early stages of their professional careers may receive a $1,000 honorarium. David Hackleman david.hackleman@oregonstate.edu March 31, 2015
Excellence in Postdoctoral Mentoring Award

Recognizes and encourages outstanding mentoring of postdoctoral appointees by OSU faculty members.

OSU faculty members who mentor OSU postdoctoral appointees

1 University Day

$2,000 Megan Ferris - megan.ferris@oregonstate.edu – Office of Postdoctoral Programs (NOTE: there is no 2017 date available)
Excellence in Graduate Mentoring Award Recognizes and encourages outstanding mentoring of graduate students by OSU Graduate Faculty members Graduate Faculty members who mentor graduate students. 1
University Day
$2,250 recipient Brenda McComb Brenda.McComb@oregonstate.edu 541-737-4881
April 13
Faculty Innovator Award Recognizes a faculty member whose extraordinarily high-impact innovations from research are translated into transformative results that help promote economic development and social progress. Open to all OSU faculty 1
University Day
$5,000-$10,000 Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Herbert F. Frolander Graduate Teaching Assistant Award Recognizes an outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant who demonstrates outstanding teaching ability and excellent professional interaction with faculty and students. Graduate Teaching Assistant 1
University Day
$1,000 Fran Saveriano Graduate School 541-737-1459
March 30, 2015 ~ 5:00 PM
Frances Dancy Hooks Award Recognizes students, staff or faculty who exemplify Frances Dancy Hooks’ work: building bridges across cultures, showing courage in promoting diversity, and proudly “walking the talk.” Members of the OSU community 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Breakfast January 19, 2015
N/A

Office of Equity and Inclusion 
osu.mlkjr@gmail.com
330 Snell Hall
December 10, 2014

International Service Award To recognize exemplary, on-going contributions of OSU faculty and staff to the internationalization of the university by enhancing student, faculty, and staff awareness and participation in international education, research, and related activities. Nominee must currently be a regular OSU staff or faculty member with at least a .5 FTE and a 9- to 12-month appointment. Emeritus, visiting, courtesy, and temporary faculty are not eligible. 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient and a plaque Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Phyllis S. Lee Award Recognizes a member of the Oregon State University community who exemplifies Dr. Lee's commitment to social justice and the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Members of the OSU community 1
Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Breakfast January 19, 2015
N/A Office of Equity and Inclusion 
osu.mlkjr@gmail.com
330 Snell Hall
December 10, 2014
D. Curtis Mumford Faculty Service Award Recognizes individuals for exceptional, ongoing, dedicated interdepartmental, interdisciplinary and inter- institutional service to OSU faculty. Not restricted 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Karel J.H. Murphy Professional Faculty Leadership & Service Award Recognizes individuals who have provided outstanding leadership and service within their department and/or in programs and organizations at the University.; Professional Faculty 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient

Michelle Mahana, 541-737-3256

April 8, 2016

OSU Academic Advising Award The OSU Academic Advising Award recognizes undergraduate academic advising by professional faculty members and acknowledges advising as a profession making a pivotal contribution to the OSU community. OSU professional faculty member or fixed-term academic rank faculty holding at least .75 FTE of a full-time appointment whose primary role is advising, rather than teaching, research and service. 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
OSU Alumni Association Distinguished Professor Award Recognizes outstanding professional achievement through teaching and scholarship, for service to the university and the community, and professional leadership, nationally and internationally. Faculty who hold professorial rank 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient Dave Berger
dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
OSU Award for Outstanding Service to Persons with Disabilities Recognizes an individual who goes above and beyond normal job description requirements to advocate for the inclusion, accommodation, and respect of persons with disabilities. OSU student, staff or faculty 1
University Day
$500 Nominations for this award have been suspended effective Spring 2016.
OSU Distinguished Professor Recognizes individuals who have achieved national/ international stature as a result of their contributions to scholarship/ creative activity, research, education and service, and whose work has been notably influential in their fields of specialization. Faculty who are not only highly regarded for previous accomplishments, but are expected to continue their extraordinary work; emeritus professors are not eligible. 1 - 3
University Day The title "Distinguished Professor" is retained as long as the individual remains at OSU
$6,000 stipend Provost's Office Phone: 737-2111 Fax: 737-0733
November 26 Deadline extended to December 5
OSU Distinguished Service Award Recognizes classified staff and professional faculty who contribute outstanding service by exemplary performance above and beyond assigned duties, such as improvement of quality of service, significant special projects, and worthwhile self-improvement activities. Classified staff and professional faculty who have a minimum of one year of university service and who work half-time or more; professional faculty must have been in the professional faculty position for at least one year. up to 2
University Day
$500 each
 
OSU Exemplary Employee Award Recognizes classified staff and professional faculty who contribute outstanding service by exemplary performance above and beyond assigned duties, such as improvement of quality of service, significant special projects, and worthwhile self-improvement activities. Classified staff and professional faculty who have a minimum of one year of university service and who work half-time or more; professional faculty must have been in the professional faculty position for at least one year. up to 2
University Day
$500 each

Tracy Yee
Human Resources

tracey.yee@oregonstate.edu 
737-5426
March 25, 2016

OSU Faculty Industry Partnering Award Recognizes a faculty member who achieves extraordinarily high impact innovations through research collaborations with industry. Open to all OSU faculty 1
University Day
$5,000-$10,000

Dave Berger 

dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 

541-737-2636
April 29, 2016

OSU Faculty Teaching Excellence Award  Recognizes unusually significant & meritorious achievement in teaching and scholarship that enhances the effectiveness of instruction; emphasis on actual classroom teaching. Full-time Faculty - Assoc. Prof., Asst. Prof., or Inst. w/less than 10 yrs service to OSU 1
University Day
$2,500 recipient Dave Berger
dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
OSU Honorary Doctorate Award Recognizes OSU faculty who have demonstrated outstanding scholarship in a specific project or activity resulting in substantial impact beyond the university setting. Open to all OSU faculty members. 1
University Day
$2,500 honorarium Dave Berger
dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu
541-737-2636
March 11, 2015
OSU Impact Award for Outstanding Scholarship Recognizes OSU faculty who have demonstrated outstanding scholarship in a specific project or activity resulting in substantial impact beyond the university setting. Open to all OSU faculty members 1
University Day
$2,500 honorarium Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
OSU Outreach and Engagement Award Recognizes significant and meritorious work which enhances reciprocal learning with our students, partners and stakeholders through outreach and engagement activities. Tenured, tenure-track, clinical track, fixed-term and professional faculty 1 University Day $2,000 Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
OSU Professional Faculty Excellence Award Recognizes exceptional service to the university community by faculty who serve in non-academic units or whose service in an academic unit is not defined within the traditional academic categories of teaching, research, or extension. Professional faculty rank as well as those with academic rank who serve in non-teaching roles 1
University Day
$1,000 Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Outstanding Faculty Research Assistant Award Recognizes individuals for their contributions to the university as evidenced by exceptional work experience, scholarship, innovation, professional growth and contributions valuable to the State of Oregon. Faculty Research Assistants and Senior Faculty Research Assistants 1
University Day
$750 Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Dan W. Poling Service Award Honors Dan Poling who has loyally served OSU and maintained a strong commitment and dedication to the traditions and ideals of OSU. Any alumnus/na, friend, or member of the OSU family who has volunteered time and service to the University. 1
Destination OSU, Palm Springs CA March
N/A Julie Schwartz Julie.Schwartz@oregonstate.edu 541-737-7916
November 19
Promising Scholar Award Recognizes the scholarship of junior faculty and bestows upon the recipient the title “Promising Scholar” for the year following receipt of the award. Tenured/tenure-track or research track faculty at OSU, within 10 years of receiving an advanced degree and with at least 3 years at OSU at the time of nomination; andachievement of a high level of accomplishment in a relatively short period of time at OSU, and who is also expected to continue his/her extraordinary work. 1
University Day
$1,500 honorarium Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Dar Reese Excellence in Advising Award Recognizes an individual for outstanding undergraduate teaching; research particularly related to improvement of instruction; and professional leadership. Faculty who hold academic rank 1
University Day
$1,000 recipient; $500 department Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
Sigma Xi Researcher of the Year Award Recognizes research contributions made by an OSU faculty member. Tenured faculty member with an active research program as evidenced by extramural funding, an acknowledged record of outstanding publications, and a record of training successful students and who is recognized as a significant contributor to the advancement of knowledge in his/her area of science or technology. 1 N/A Dianne Simpson Department of Botany and Plant Pathology Oregon State University 2082 Cordley Hall Corvallis, OR 97331
L.L. Stewart Faculty Scholars Program Recognizes outstanding faculty at Oregon State University and provides resources to stimulate creative advancements in teaching, research, and extended education. (Est. 2005) A Stewart Faculty Scholar will be selected by the Oregon State University President from a pool of applicants who have been nominated for this prestigious award 1 $10,000 stipend; $20,000 to be used for allowable teaching, research, or extended education expenses, including faculty release time. Recipients will have up to two years to spend the funds Office of Academic Affairs 737-0732
Monday, December 31, 2014
Student Learning and Success Teamwork Award Recognizes departments or interdisciplinary groups at Oregon State University that have demonstrated exceptional teamwork in creating and sustaining an exemplary teaching and learning environment to advance the University's strategic goal of student success and excellence Any department or interdisciplinary group that includes members from the University's eleven academic colleges including, representation from any of these units at OSU-Cascades. Members of interdisciplinary groups can come from other OSU units, in partnership with members from the academic colleges 1
University Day
$5,000 for the departments or groups to support student learning and success activities Dave Berger dave.berger@bus.oregonstate.edu 541-737-2636
April 29, 2016
University Mentoring and Professional Development Award Recognizes those who excel in supporting and encouraging OSU employees to participate in professional and/or educational development opportunities OSU faculty members Professional faculty Classified staff 1
University Day
$500 recipient; $500 department

Natalia Fernández
natalia.fernandez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-3653
April 29, 2016

 

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