This award provides recognition to a faculty member in the College of the Liberal Arts whose commitment to sustainability in their teaching, research or service is exceptional and best exemplifies professionalism and dedication to the mission of the College and the University. Faculty awardees have displayed exceptional commitment to sustainability in their teaching, research, or service or through an initiative that has enhanced sustainability in the College of the Liberal Arts. We seek self-nominations as well as nominations from department and program heads, supervisors, and coworkers for all types of work. The winner(s) will receive an engraved Nittany Lion statue and a one-time monetary award.
Nominations are open from September 1, 2023 to January 29, 2024
All full and part time faculty in the College of the Liberal Arts are eligible to apply for this award. Past recipients of the award are eligible for nomination in the same category after three years.
- Employed by the College for a minimum of one year as of the nomination deadline
- Demonstrated exemplary commitment to sustainability and impact of actions on advancing sustainability in the College
- Dedicated to the College and unit mission
Click this link to nominate a faculty member.