Call for 2012 OSU Exemplary Employee Award Nominations

The Oregon State University Exemplary Employee Award recognizes employee work performance and service of the highest caliber which is above and beyond the standard expectations held for professional faculty and classified staff.  An employee recognition committee selects, from your nominations, two recipients to be honored at the University Day ceremonies with the presentation of plaques and a cash award of $500.00 each.

To be eligible for the Exemplary Employee Award both professional faculty and classified employee nominees must have a minimum of one year of University service at .50 FTE or greater.  Temporary employees and members of the Employee Recognition Committee are not eligible for nomination.

Anyone can make a nomination: supervisors, co-workers, or student groups.

For full consideration, a completed nomination must address the criteria outlined on page two of this memorandum and include:

  1. A nomination letter of up to three pages addressing the criteria;
  2. Two one-page letters of support that address the criteria; and
  3. One of the above documents must be from the employee's supervisor

Please send your completed, confidential nomination packet to me at the Office of Human Resources, 122 Kerr Administration Building, Corvallis OR 97331-2132, no later than March 30, 2012. If you have questions concerning this award, feel free to contact Jeri Hemmer at 541-737-0547.