The Outstanding Staff Awards are presented annually, with finalists and winners being recognized at the Spring General Meeting. Due to the current campus closure, the event recognizing finalists and winners will be announced at a later date. 

Submissions are open from May 11 and will close on Friday, June 3, 2022 at 12 noon.

Nominate a candidate


The awards consist of:

Staff Who Make a Difference Award

Who it's for: Four (4) staff members representing (one staff member for each) the following UCR employment groups: Service, Administrative, Technical, and Professional.

Learn more about the Staff Who Make a Difference Award

People Helping People Award

Who it's for: One (1) staff member selected based on community service.

Learn more about the People Helping People Award

Tartan Soul Award

Who it's for: One (1) individual selected based on strengths in any/all of the four (4) Tartan Soul criteria areas (i.e. excellence, accountability, integrity, respect).

Learn more about the Tartan Soul Award

Diversity Award

Who it's for: One (1) staff member selected based on above & beyond the commitment to diversity in the UCR community.

Learn more about the Diversity Award

Mary Johnson Outstanding Retiree Award

Who it's for: Each year, this award will be given to those retired staff who have demonstrated a high level of volunteer service to the campus and surrounding communities and participation in campus activities/programs while in retirement.

Learn more about the Mary Johnson Outstanding Retiree Award

Need more information?

Contact Brianna Morales 
Director of Involvement and Recognition
E-mail:
brianna.morales@ucr.edu
Tel: (951) 827-3187