February 17, 2020
Deadlines for faculty and staff
Here are some deadlines for nominations, applications and such for West Lafayette campus or University matters. This list is limited to things potentially involving faculty and staff from numerous sectors of the campus or University. (Listings may be derived from Purdue Today articles or Purdue news releases. Other submissions are welcome. Send by Wednesday; list updated on Monday. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org)
* = Student awards and opportunities for which faculty-staff nominations are invited or needed, or about which faculty-staff communication to students is appreciated.
* Flora Roberts Award (outstanding senior woman) and G.A. Ross Award (outstanding senior man). Nominations due Feb. 17. Office of the Dean of Students. Article
Project proposals by faculty for Discovery Park Undergraduate Research Internship program. Proposals for summer session due Feb. 21. Faculty propose research projects; committee selects projects by March 9. Undergraduates sign up for up to three projects. Faculty project supervisors select students; program provides majority of student’s pay. Article
Morrill Awards. Nominations due Feb. 28. Office of the Provost. Recognition of outstanding career achievements by West Lafayette campus faculty members "who have excelled as teachers, researchers and scholars, and in engagement missions." $30,000 prize. Article
Virtual conference presenters for conference by Purdue University Global’s School of Health Sciences. Proposals due Feb. 28. Proposals by faculty and staff in the discipline. (Conference will be May 13.) Article
Mortar Board faculty-staff awards. Nominations due March 1. (1) Helen B. Schleman Gold Medallion. For faculty member or administrator. (2) Rose Award. For a clerical or service staff member. Article
JoAnn Miller Exemplary Community Partner Award. Nominations due 5 p.m. March 6. Honors an agency in Greater Lafayette that involves Purdue students to the benefit of the agency and the students' education. Article | Award webpage
Walk the Talk Award. Nominations due March 6. Awards made annually to recognize faculty, staff and students who exemplify commitment to and advocacy for ethical practices. Article
Big Ten Academic Alliance Academic Leadership Program. Applications due 5 p.m. March 9. For faculty members “who have demonstrated exceptional ability and administrative promise”; to develop administrative skills and readiness. Article
Research projects focused on the academy. Proposals due 5 p.m. March 12. Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence. Selected projects will receive up to $5,000 funding. Two categories: one for associate professors, one for assistant professors.
Community Standards Board membership. No deadline specified. Student, faculty and staff applicants welcome. Board deals with serious student conduct cases. Article
Amelia Earhart Faculty-in-Residence Program. No deadline specified. Program for a faculty member to live at Earhart Hall and participate in the hall’s community. Article
Bravo Award. Recognizing and rewarding employees' "extraordinary performance which produces a measurable outcome." The program authorizes each unit to determine its own nomination and award process. More