Chancellor's Recognition Award for University Staff

Chancellor's Recognition Award for University Staff

2020 Nominations Due by Tuesday, October 5, 2021


Please note that due to the pandemic, the 2020 Chancellor’s Awards were postponed until now. Your nominations should recognize those who went above and beyond LAST YEAR, in calendar year 2020.


In November, we will begin seeking nominations for this year’s edition of the awards, honoring those who are currently going above and beyond (in 2021). 


The University of Wisconsin-River Falls each year recognizes two outstanding members of the University Staff.

Nominations come from permanent university staff and supervisors of university staff for both university staff groups. Faculty, academic staff and students submit letters of support for nominees. Nominations are based on:

  1. Success in fulfilling the overall responsibilities of the job;
  2. Participation in university service projects outside of the job; and
  3. Human relations (interpersonal skills, attitude, support, etc.).

Please include letters of support for each nominee. Letters can be sent to

Submit Your Nominations

Nominations are made online from two lists:

List A: Blue Collar, Crafts/Technical, and Law Enforcement

List B: Administrative Support, Fiscal and Staff Services, and Supervisory/Human Resources/Other