Administrative Support Staff Award



This award recognizes a program administrative support staff member who has made extraordinary contributions to PA education through their respective PA program.

This award, one of PAEA’s newest, is intended for nominees in positions such as administrative assistant, office manager, admissions coordinator, clerical staff, IT, etc.

CRITERIA

Nominees must demonstrate substantial contributions in all of the following areas:

  • Longevity and dedication of service
  • Innovation and creativity leading to new and/or improved program processes
  • Effectiveness and efficiency relating to time and resources
  • Collaboration and resourcefulness with administration, faculty, fellow staff, and students

REQUIREMENTS AND MATERIALS

EMPLOYMENT STATUS

  • Employed at least half-time (0.5 FTE) in a PAEA member program

NOMINATION LETTER

  • A nomination letter must describe and elaborate in detail upon how the award criteria were met. The letter should include evidence of performance above and beyond the nominee’s job description

LETTERS OF SUPPORT

  • Two letters of support must be sent and are expected to address the author’s first-hand knowledge of the nominee with relation to all of the award criteria

CURRICULUM VITAE/RESUME

  • Nominee’s institutional job description
NOMINATE NOW

RECOGNITION

  • Complimentary 2017 PAEA Education Forum registration
  • Crystal award
  • Check for $500
  • Recognition at the Education Forum Award Ceremony

PREVIOUS RECIPIENTS

  • 2016 – Marie Link, Saint Francis University
  • 2015 – Colleen Schierholtz, Oregon Health and Science University