The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences’ Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award is given annually. The award recognizes teaching excellence by graduate students teaching assistants in the College. Criteria for selection will include evidence of teaching effectiveness, academic scholarship, dedication, and enthusiasm for professional development.
Nominees may be Master’s or Ph.D. students and must have taught at least two semesters. Nominees must, of course, be in good academic standing.
Nomination and Selection
Nomination forms can be found here. Please follow all instructions on the first page of the nomination paperwork.Nominations should be submitted in pdf format to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than March 7th, 2016 at 5:00 PM.
Selection of award recipients will be completed by the CALS Graduate Studies Committee. Nominees who have gone above and beyond the tasks typical of a teaching assistant will be strongly considered.
One cash award of $1,000 each will be presented to the recipient at the CALS Celebration of Teaching Awards Banquet in the spring, and the recipient will also be invited to attend the Gamma Sigma Delta banquet in the spring.