Nominations for the College of the Environment annual awards may come from within the College as well as from outside of the College or the University. They may also be from a single nominator or a group of nominators.

Nomination letters of no more than 3 pages should be submitted to the Dean’s Office at Any additional letters of support should be limited to 2 pages each. Please submit in PDF or Word format.

Nominations should include the following information:

  • How does the nominee meet the award criteria, including specific examples of what makes them extraordinary in the particular award category (e.g., demonstrated leadership or innovative approaches)
  • What the impacts have been from the nominee(s)’s efforts (quantifiable if possible)
  • How do you know your nominee
  • The email address of your nominee(s)


Nominations must be submitted to by 5:00 pm on Friday, March 15, 2024, to be considered.

Award categories

Individuals and groups may be nominated in any category except Graduate and Undergraduate Dean’s Medalists, which are limited to individuals.