College of Liberal Arts

Teaching Awards

The University of Texas at Austin and the College of Liberal Arts recognize excellence in teaching through a number of University-wide and College-wide awards. 

Each year the College solicits nominations from departments for the following awards:

University-Wide Teaching Awards
  • Academy of Distinguished Teachers Award
  • William David Blunk Memorial Professorship
  • Dads' Association Centennial Teaching Fellowships
  • Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship
  • Jean Holloway Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation Teaching Award
  • President's Associates Teaching Excellence Awards
  • Regents' Outstanding Teaching Awards
  • Joe and Bettie Branson Ward Excellence Award (every three years; not until 2016)
Liberal Arts Teaching Awards
  • Raymond Dickson Centennial Endowed Teaching Fellowship
  • Harry Ransom Award for Teaching Excellence
  • Josefina Paredes Endowed Teaching Award


More information about 2014-15 Teaching Awards:

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