The Friends of UW Award is given to an individual or department at UW that demonstrates a commitment to the University of Wyoming by going above and beyond regular work duties to further the mission of the University. This award honors those who care deeply about the University and strive relentlessly to make it great while serving as an inspiration and role model to colleagues.
The recipients will be given a certificate of appreciation at Staff Recognition Day.
To be eligible the nominees must be any UW Staff Member or Department.
Each nomination must be submitted using the online form. If an incomplete form is received prior to the deadline, the nominator will be contacted to complete the form correctly.
Each nominee must have one nomination.
After the nomination period closes, the Recognition Committee will examine the potential candidates. The committee chair will ensure that all of the nominations follow the process guidelines. All nominations will be considered by the Executive Committee of Staff Senate.
The selection criteria include: