Week of Excellence Employee Awards

UM Week of Excellence is a celebration of University of Montana employees and students. 

The 2020 Week of Excellence Employee Award nomination and selection process has been postponed. Please send a note of gratitude to recognize your colleagues for all the work they have done and continue to do! 

Faculty and Staff Awards Logo

Awards Open to All (non-student) UM Employees:

Americans with Disabilities Act Award

Distinguished Service to International Education Award

Nancy Borgmann Diversity Award

Outstanding Community Engagement Award

Outstanding Teamwork Award

Robert T. Pantzer Presidential Humanitarian Award

Awards Open to Staff, Contract Professionals, Employees on Letters of Appointment:

Outstanding Service to the Campus Community Award

Outstanding Service to Students Award

Awards Open to Staff:

George M. Dennison Presidential Staff Award for Distinguished Accomplishment

Outstanding Staff AwardsCampus Interaction and Meritorious Job Performance and Excellence in Job Performance

Awards Open to Faculty:

Distinguished Scholar Award

Distinguished Teaching Award

George M. Dennison Presidential Faculty Award for Distinguished Accomplishment

John Ruffatto Memorial Award

Montana Faculty Service Award

Most Inspirational Teacher of the Year Award

Outstanding Faculty Advising Award

Outstanding Mentoring Award

Tom Boone Town and Gown Award

Awards Open to Administrators:

Academic Administrator Award

J.B. Speer Award for Distinguished Administrative Service

Thank you to the University of Montana Foundation and the generous community of supporters who make the award prizes possible.