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Nominate for UW-Madison and UW-System academic staff awards by Jan. 23

It’s time to  nominate colleagues for the 21st annual UW-Madison Academic Staff Excellence Awards. This year UW-madison will honor nine extraordinary people for achievement in seven categories. In addition, UW-System will honor academic staff in five categories. Recipients of the UW-Madison Academic Staff Excellence Awards will be named in March and honored at both the April Academic Staff Assembly meeting and at a reception hosted by Chancellor Ward in April.

Nomination guidelines and cover pages for all awards can be found at: . Nomination packets for all awards (including UW‑System and Regents awards) should be sent to the Office of the Secretary of the Academic Staff via email at: by January 23, 2012.

Please direct questions to Donna Silver at 263-2985 or email at


  • Chancellor’s Hilldale Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Ann Wallace Career Achievement Award
  • Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Research (two awards)
  • Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Service to the University
  • Wisconsin Alumni Association Awards for Excellence in Leadership (two awards)
  • Robert and Carroll Heideman Award for Excellence in Public Service and Outreach
  • Martha Casey Award for Dedicated Service to the University


  • Academic Staff Regents Award for Program Excellence
  • Academic Staff Regents Award for Individual Excellence
  • Regents Teaching Excellence Award
  • Regents Teaching Excellence Award for a Program or Department
  • Alliant Energy Underkofler Excellence in Teaching Award

Remember: The deadline for both campus and UW-System awards is January 23.