Employee Excellence Award

The Washington State University President’s Employee Excellence Awards Program recognizes outstanding contributions to the University by administrative professional and classified employees from across the state.

Awardees are selected based on a review of nominations and the recommendations of the president’s Employee Excellence Awards Committee. Nominations focus on the outstanding contributions made by the employee regarding productivity of the unit; innovative problem solving; positive working relations with students, the public, and co-workers; and community service.

The winners will receive the Employee Excellence Award at the annual Showcase Celebration honoring the outstanding achievements of faculty and staff across campus.

2021-2022 Academic Year Nomination Form

Please attach a minimum of three additional  supporting documents or endorsements with this nomination

Submissions due by November 30, 2021 at 5:00pm

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WSU President's Employee Excellence Award

  • In 500 words or less, describe the employee's outstanding contributions to WSU. Give specific examples when applicable. Please attach other supporting documentation or endorsements with this nomination.
  • Discuss the quality of the nominee's work, including creative and innovative problem solving, efficiency, and productivity.

  • Describe the nominee's contribution to an improved work environment, including working relationships and courteous and positive service. Although the award is based primarily on University service, truly outstanding contributions to the broader community which reflect credit on WSU may be considered and can be described here. The narrative may be either on this form or attached to it.

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