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Outstanding Mentor Award

The Outstanding Mentor Award is presented each year to one or two NIU civil service, professional staff or faculty employees. The award program recognizes individuals of any gender who have who have shown exceptional commitment to advancing the career and/or educational goals of NIU women students, staff and/or faculty.

Eligibility

  • NIU civil service, supportive professional staff or faculty member
  • This is a one time award

 Criteria

  • Shown exceptional commitment to advancing the career and/or educational goals of NIU women students, staff and/or faculty
  • Consistently acts as an exemplary teacher, coach, advisor, facilitator, resource in helping NIU women achieve career and/or educational goals and creates opportunities that help proteges achieve their goals
  • Demonstrates the characteristics of an outstanding role model within their area of expertise

Nomination Process

  • The deadline for this award has passed.
  • Complete nomination form with two additional letters of support
  • Questions? Email us at pcsw@niu.edu