Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Outstanding Faculty, Advisor, & Family Award Nominations Needed!!!

OUTSTANDING FACULTY EDUCATOR AWARD
Recognize your favorite professor or instructor by nominating him or her for the Outstanding Faculty Educator Award. If selected, your professor will receive $1000 and you will receive a $200 University Book Center gift certificate for your winning nomination. The Outstanding Faculty Educator Award is presented each year by the Maryland Parents Association to honor a faculty member who demonstrates a deep commitment to providing an exemplary educational experience for University of Maryland students.
For more information and to nominate your professor or instructor, visit the Outstand Faculty Educator Award website at http://www.studentaffairs.umd.edu/parents/awards/FacultyAward.asp. Nominations are due by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2011.

OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC ADVISOR AWARD
Recognize your academic advisor by nominating him or her for the Outstanding Academic Advisor Award. If selected, your academic advisor will receive $1000 and you will receive a $200 University Book Center gift certificate for your winning nomination. The Outstanding Academic Advisor Award is presented each year by the Maryland Parents Association to honor an academic advisor who demonstrates a deep commitment to providing an exemplary educational experience for University of Maryland students.
For more information and to nominate your academic advisor, visit the Outstanding Academic Advisor Award website at http://www.studentaffairs.umd.edu/parents/awards/AdvisorAward.asp. Nominations are due by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2011.

FAMILY MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARD
Nominate your family member and you could win $500! The Family Member of the Year Award, presented by the Office of Parent and Family Affairs, seeks to recognize a parent, guardian, sibling, extended family member or friend whose presence, endeavors, dedication, and care have contributed to the personal development, academic success, and life achievement of his or her undergraduate student.
All family members who are nominated for the award will receive a congratulatory letter and a copy of the essay submission. The recipient of the Family Member of the Year Award will be presented with a plaque during Family Weekend on Saturday, October 16, and the student who wrote the essay will be presented with a $500 University Book Center gift certificate.
For more information and to nominate your family member, visit the Family Member of the Year Award website at http://www.studentaffairs.umd.edu/parents/awards/FamilyMemberAward.asp. Nominations are due by 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 5, 2011.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Office of Parent and Family Affairs at 301.314.8429. Thank you for your consideration. We look forward to receiving your nominations.