College of Agriculture Awards Timeline

NOMINATION DATEAWARDGROUPAWARD TYPENOMINATION GROUPAWARD PRESENTATION
JanuaryAlumni ProfessorshipFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads
JanuaryExternal Consulting AwardFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
JanuaryGerald & Emily Leischuck Endowed Presidential Awards for Excellence in TeachingFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
JanuaryPresident’s Outstanding Collaborative Units AwardFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
Jan/FebClaude Hardee AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardDepartment HeadsSpring Graduation
Jan/FebPresidential AwardUndergraduateUniversity AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSpring (Ceremony held in April-Academic Dean attend ceremony)
Jan/FebComer AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSpring (Ceremony held right before graduation)
Jan/FebDean’s AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSpring Graduation Ceremony
Jan/FebStudent Graduation MarshalUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSpring Graduation Ceremony
FebruaryOutstanding Graduate Student AwardsGraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/ChairsGiven at the Spring Graduate Awards Ceremony
FebruaryMerriwether FellowshipsGraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/ChairsGiven at the Spring Graduate Awards Ceremony
Feb/March SGA Outstanding Faculty AwardFacultyUniversity AwardStudents nominate Ag Council selectsSGA Awards program in April
MarchJoel Hardee AwardUndergraduate College AwardAutomatically goes to Ag Council PresidentAg Hill Picnic held during Ag Week (Spring)
MarchC.L. “Shot” Senn FellowshipGraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/Chairs
March/April International Undergraduate and Graduate Students Awards*GraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/ChairsNominees will be recognized at the International Student Recognition Banquet
March/April Distinguished Dissertation AwardGraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/ChairsGiven at the Spring Graduate Awards Ceremony
June Dean’s AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSummer Graduation Ceremony
JuneStudent Graduation MarshalUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionSummer Graduation Ceremony
JulyMaster’s Thesis AwardGraduateUniversity AwardDepartment Head/ChairsGiven at the Graduate Awards Ceremony
SeptemberAlumni Service AwardAlumniCollege AwardDepartment Head/ChairsCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
SeptemberAU Creative Research & Scholarship AwardsFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
SeptemberOutstanding Alumni AwardsAlumniCollege AwardDepartment Head/ChairsCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
SeptemberSEC Visiting Faculty Travel Grant ProgramFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
SeptemberSoutheastern Universities Research Association (SURA) Distinguished Scientist AwardFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
Sept/Oct Dean’s AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionFall Graduation Ceremony
Sept/Oct Student Graduation MarshalUndergraduateCollege AwardScholarship Committee makes selectionFall Graduation Ceremony
Sept/Oct Novus International Research AwardGraduateCollege AwardDepartment Head/ChairsCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
OctoberPresidential Administrative Fellowship ProgramFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
OctoberSoutheastern Conference Academic Consortium Faculty Achievement Awards ProgramFacultyUniversity AwardDepartment Heads and/or Faculty
Nov/Dec AAES Directors Research AwardFacultyCollege AwardCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Nov/Dec Club Advisor of the YearUndergraduateCollege AwardAg Council Officers make selectionCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Nov/Dec Club of the Year AwardUndergraduateCollege AwardAg Council Officers make selectionCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Sept/OctDean’s Award for Advising ExcellenceFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Sept/OctDean’s Award for Excellence in Extension and OutreachFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Sept/OctDean’s Award for Teaching ExcellenceFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Sept/OctDean’s Grantsmanship AwardFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Sept/OctStaff Employee of the Year AwardStaffCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs, Faculty, or StaffCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Sept/OctGuthrie Award for Achievement in International AgricultureFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in December
Nov/Dec High Impact Paper of the Year AwardFacultyCollege AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Nov/Dec Outstanding College of Agriculture StudentUndergraduateCollege AwardDepartments HeadCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Nov/Dec Project Team AwardFaculty/Staff College AwardDepartment Head/Chairs or FacultyCollege of Agriculture Awards Program held in February
Nov/Dec SGA Outstanding StudentUndergraduateUniversity AwardDepartments HeadSpring (SGA Awards Ceremony in April-Academic Dean attend ceremony)

* International Undergraduate and Graduate Students Awards – One nomination per department for each category. College will select and forward the names of up to 3 nominees per category to the Student Affairs Office.