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

Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019

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.

Nomination Criteria

Variable, Phi Kappa Phi Initiation Banquet: February 2017 Faculty members in the early stages of their professional careers may receive a $1,000 honorarium.

Michael Wing
micheal.wing@oregonstate.edu
January 2, 2018

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

Maureen Childers
maureen.childers@oregonstate.edu
541-737-2033
April 16, 2018

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

Kim Calder
kim.calder@oregonstate.edu
541-737-1456
Opens March 8, 2018
Due by April 13, 2018

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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
April 10, 2018

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 2019
$500

Office of Institutional Diversity
diversity@oregonstate.edu
Kerr Administration Building
541-737-1063
December 8, 2017

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 2019
$500

Office of Institutional Diversity
diversity@oregonstate.edu
Kerr Administration Building
541-737-1063
December 8, 2017

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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

Sheridan Nyden
sheridan.nyden@oregonstate.edu
541-737-3256
April 13, 2018

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 indefinitely 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
The title "Distinguished Professor" is retained as long as the individual remains at OSU
$6,000 stipend

Sara Daly
sara.daly@oregonstate.edu
541-737-0732
January 10, 2018 by 5:00 PM

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
April 6, 2018

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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
Commencement
$2,500 honorarium Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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
$2,000 honorarium Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
Outstanding Diversity Advocate Award

Recognizes a member of the OSU community who contributes to and enhances the environment of OSU through consistent and sustained efforts to improve opportunities for the diverse communities we serve.

Current OSU employee who has been employed for a minimum of five years.

           1
University Day

$1,000

Pamela Johnson
diversity@oregonstate.edu
541-737-1063
March 17, 2018

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
Oscar Humberto Montemayor Award

Recognizes a currently enrolled OSU student who embodies selfless service: steady, strong, considerate leadership; and trailblazing spirit and heart.

Currently enrolled OSU student          1
Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Breakfast January 2019
$500 Office of Institutional Diversity
diversity@oregonstate.edu
Kerr Administration Building
541-737-1063
December 8, 2017
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, Locations vary
March 2017

N/A

Julie Schwartz Julie.Schwartz@osualum.com
541-737-7916
September 1, 2017

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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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
Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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 Nominations for this award have been suspended indefinitely effective Fall 2018.
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 Nominations for this award have been suspended indefinitely effective Fall 2017.
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 Chris Sanchez
christopher.sanchez@oregonstate.edu
541-737-4837
March 11, 2019
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

Karen Holmberg
karen.holmberg@oregonstate.edu
541-737-1661
May 4, 2018

 

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