University-Wide Teaching Awards (General Information)
The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost administers the selection for nine University-Wide teaching awards. There are deadlines for nominations in both fall and spring semesters with faculty selection committees appointed by the Vice Provost, who as chair of each committee serves as ex-officio member. The University-Wide Teaching Award deadlines are as follows:
Fall 2013 Deadlines
Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation Teaching Award
President’s Associates Teaching Award
Friday, October 25th
Jean Holloway Award for Excellence in Teaching - Nomination period: September 23 - October 25, 2013
Spring 2014 Deadlines
Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award
Friday, February 14th
Academy of Distinguished Teachers
Dads' Association Centennial Teaching Fellowships
William David Blunk Memorial Professorship
Deadline to be announced
Friar Centennial Teaching Fellowship - nomination deadline to be announced (last spring was March 1)
No Nominations until 2016
Joe and Bettie Branson Ward Endowed Excellence Award
Requirements for University-Wide Teaching Awards
A faculty member must have a continuing appointment at the University of Texas, Austin in the year subsequent to their selection.
Submission Instruction Overview
All required electronic nomination documents must be received at the Provost’s office by the respective deadline or the nomination may not be considered.
To note: Coordination of award files should route through each respective dean's office.
All final nomination packages will be uploaded to the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, from the respective dean's office, through UT Austin Box Service:
An individual in each dean's office will need to be authorized to upload documents to the Provost's Office box. Please have the appropriate Dean's office representative contact Kati Pelletier at 512-232-3312 (or at email@example.com) to establish upload authorization.
You may access UT Austin Box Service at: https://utexas.app.box.com/login
Within two days of submission deadline, Kati will contact all Dean's office representatives with a confirmation list of nominees. Also, feel free to contact Kati at 512-232-3312 (or at firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions or need any clarification on any point of nomination submission.
Electronic Document Submission Guidelines