University of Colorado Staff Council (UCSC) Staff Excellence Award

UCSC will recognize staff members who have gone above and beyond their job duties and have surpassed expectations. These individuals embody what it means to be CU Excellent!

Eligibility: All members of staff, including classified and university staff across the four campuses and at the system offices, may be nominated for this prestigious award. 

Award details: Each winner will receive a $250 award to be presented by a member of each campus’ leadership team during lunch at the All Staff Council all day, annual event.

  • In addition to accolades, awardees are invited to join Staff Council's full day of professional development.
  • Awardees will also receive a guest pass to bring a co-worker, work friend, or colleague to the full-day of development and lunch (open to CU colleague or CU staff). 

Award ceremony: All awards will be presented at the All Staff Council Professional Development Day and Excellence Awards Ceremony 8:30am-4pm Friday, April 17 at Hilton Inverness - 200 Inverness Drive West, Englewood, CO 80112. 

Nomination Timeline:  Nominations close February 21 and winners are notified and invited to attend the award event shortly after this date.

Professional Development Day and Recognition Lunch

This year's day of development will feature interactions and presentations on the following topics:

  • TBD

The agenda includes:

  • 8:30 - Coffee and Networking
  • 11:15 - Lunch 
  • 12:30 - Afternoon Sessions  

 The nomination form for these awards is now closed. 

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