2015 UTAA Awards of Excellence

PDAD&C #27, 2014-15

To:  Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs
Professional and Managerial Staff
Confidential Staff
Registrars
Advancement Staff 
From:      Barbara Dick, Assistant Vice-President, Alumni Relations 
Date:  October 22, 2014
Re:  2015 UTAA Awards of Excellence

Please distribute widely.

The University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA) is accepting nominations and applications for the 2015 Awards of Excellence. This annual program recognizes and celebrates exemplary members of the university community.

The program includes the following faculty awards: the Carolyn Tuohy Award in Public Policy, the Faculty Award, the Northrop Frye Award and the Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award.

Faculty, staff and students are eligible for the Ludwik and Estelle Jus Memorial Human Rights Prize and the Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award, which is also open to alumni nominees.

The Chancellor's Award is a staff award, and both the Adel Sedra Distinguished Graduate Award and the John H. Moss Scholarship are student awards.

Members of the university community are encouraged to nominate and support worthy candidates for these awards. Additional information is available at www.alumni.utoronto.ca/awardsofexcellence.  

Deadlines are as follows:
• Applications for the Adel Sedra Distinguished Graduate Award and the John H. Moss Scholarship will be accepted until Friday, December 5, 2014.
• Nominations for the Carolyn Tuohy Award in Public Policy, the Faculty Award, the Northrop Frye Award, the Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award and the Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award will be accepted until Friday, December 12, 2014.
• Nominations for the Chancellor’s Award and the Ludwik and Estelle Jus Memorial Human Rights Prize, will be accepted until Monday, January 26, 2015.

Please refer to the individual nomination and application forms on the Awards of Excellence website for relevant submission and contact information.

All recipients will be honoured at the Awards of Excellence ceremony in the spring of 2015. The date and location of the ceremony will be posted on the Awards of Excellence website by calendar year end.

For further information on the awards, please visit the website listed above, or contact Satpal McCaughey in Alumni Relations, University Advancement at 416.946.8668.