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2018 Merit Award Nomination


Eligibility

Staff member must work in a unit of Finance & Administration, the major divisions of which are listed below. (For a complete listing of Finance & Administration units, please visit https://fanda.uga.edu/org-chart.

Auxiliary Services
Budget Division
Environmental Safety Division
Facilities Management Division
Human Resources Division
Office of Emergency Preparedness
Office of Space Management

Office of the Vice President for Finance & Administration
Real Estate

University Architects
University Business and Accounting Services
University of Georgia Police Department

Staff member must be actively employed, benefit-eligible, and have a minimum of two years of UGA service by the nomination deadline of March 16, 2018, with the exception of the Newcomer Award. Nominees for the Newcomer Award must have less than two years of service by the nomination deadline of March 16, 2018. Staff in contract positions (e.g., Finance & Administration senior staff) are not eligible. To be considered for an award, the nomination must be completed and submitted by March 16, 2018. Self-nominations are not accepted. A staff member may be nominated multiple times by different persons; however, each nomination should be unique and should not be merely a duplication of a previous nomination. Staff members cannot receive an award in more than one category in the same year nor can they be a repeat winner in a category. No member of the Recognition Committee is eligible to receive an award during his/her years of committee service.The Staff  Recognition Program is not related to the performance evaluation process nor to staff salary increases.



Award Name Award Criteria
(Select only one)  
Customer Service Award Awarded to a Finance & Administration staff member who is an example to others by providing continual outstanding service to our customers--coworkers, supervisors, students, faculty, staff or the public. This staff member goes above and beyond the call of duty to meet customers' needs.
   
Tough Dawg Award Awarded to a Finance & Administration staff member who has endured extraordinarily difficult workplace circumstances (overcoming obstacles or challenges) with grace, good humor, patience and exemplary job performance.
   
Unsung Hero Award Awarded to a Finance & Administration staff member who works hard and does his/her job well, but seldom, if ever, is recognized publicly for his or her work. This person is continually both a real benefit to his/her coworkers and a stable, dependable resource for Finance and Administration as a whole.
   
Newcomer Award Awarded to a Finance & Administration staff member who, despite lack of time on the job, has significantly contributed to the organizational mission and showed outstanding initiative, reliability and dedication to the University. (Nominees must have less than two years of continuous service with UGA as of March 16, 2018.)
 
Nominee Information
Name Department

If you would prefer to upload this information, please select the "Submit Nomination and Attach File" option at the bottom of this form. Please note that you will need to complete all other portions of the form before selecting this option.



Describe the nominee’s qualifications for the award selected, using the criteria above. Provide specific examples to support your nomination. Nominators may recommend only one staff member per award; however, they may nominate a staff member in multiple categories. A staff member may be nominated multiple times by different persons; however, each nomination should be unique and should not be merely a duplication of a previous nomination.

Are there specific achievements that this individual has accomplished that would be relevant to this nomination? Examples include awards, specific comments by customers or co-workers, etc.

Nominator Information
Name Department
Phone Email
I wish to remain anonymous to the nominee.
My name can be disclosed to the nominee.

Submit this form by March 16, 2018 by clicking on the Submit Nomination button.
           


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