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Call for nominations - Mohawk College Awards of Excellence & President's Award

Do you know Mohawk professors, support staff and administrators who have gone above and beyond in making the college an even better place to learn and work?

A team that’s driving major advances in Mohawk’s strategic priorities of quality, innovation and sustainability?

Recognize outstanding individuals and teams with a nomination for a 2014 Award of Excellence. Nominations received by July 9th will be reviewed by senior managers, with 10 awards to be presented during the annual President’s Breakfast. Everyone who receives an Award of Excellence will also be a finalist for the President’s Award.

Individuals can be recognized for everything from an exceptional contribution during their first year at Mohawk to a lifetime of exemplary service.

Ten Awards of Excellence will be presented. The 10 award recipients will then be the finalists for the annual President’s Award. An Award of Excellence will be presented to an individual or team in each of the following 10 areas.

  1. Marketing & Student Recruitment, Registrars Office, Admissions, Financial Aid, Convocation & Registration Services, Scheduling & Academic Support , Operations & Service Enhancement, Service Integration & Quality

  2. Office of VP Student Services, Dean of Students, Counselling & Accessible Learning Services, Student Engagement & Athletics, Student Success Initiatives, Aboriginal Education & Student Services

  3. Finance, Information Technology, Business Development & Retail

  4. Facilities and Property Development, Security, Parking, Human Resources, Real Estate, Planning & Development, President’s Office, Legal, Communication

  5. iDeaWORKS, Libraries & Learning, Learning Technologies, Applied Research , Academic Operations

  6. Business and Skilled Trades & Apprenticeship

  7. Engineering Technology and Media & Entertainment

  8. Health Sciences and Community & Urban Studies

  9. Interdisciplinary Studies

  10. Cross Functional Teams

The 10 Awards of Excellence recipients will be the finalists for the annual President’s Award, to be selected by the President. All of the award recipients will be announced and recognized during the annual President’s Breakfast.

Key Dates:

  • Nominations Open: Friday, June 9, 2014

  • Nominations Close: Friday July 4, 2014

Criteria for Nomination:

  • The Award of Excellence and President’s Award recognize individuals and teams who are advancing one or more of Mohawk’s Strategic Priority Actions of quality, innovation and sustainability.

  • The award is intended to recognize:

  • Extraordinary and consistent displays of exceptional performance that go above and beyond what is expected and required.

  • Alternatively, extra-curricular and college-related responsibilities within Mohawk and in the communities we serve.

  • Nominations will only be accepted for individuals and teams who are highly regarded by their peers and/or students for integrity, professional conduct and excellence.

  • Members of the Mohawk College Executive Group (MEG) are not eligible to receive an Award of Excellence or President’s Award

For more information on the Mohawk College Awards of Excellence, contact Carol Mushing, Manager of Organizational and Professional Development, 905.575.2174 or carol.mushing@mohawkcollege.ca.