Chancellor's Awards for Excellence

Nominations deadline: December 21, 2016; packets due January 17, 2017

(Nominations are due September 30, 2016 for Excellence in Adjunct Teaching, and packets due October 14, 2016)


NATURE of THE PROGRAM: The Chancellor's Awards for Excellence are System-level honors conferred to acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and to encourage the ongoing pursuit of excellence. These programs underscore SUNY’s commitment to sustaining intellectual vibrancy, advancing the boundaries of knowledge, providing the highest quality of instruction, and serving the public good. Through these awards, SUNY publicly proclaims its pride in the accomplishment and personal dedication of its full-time and adjunct instructional faculty, librarians and professional staff across its campuses. The awards provide SUNY-wide recognition in six categories: Adjunct Teaching, Faculty Service, Librarianship, Professional Service, Scholarship and Creative Activities, and Teaching.

REWARDS of SELECTION: Individuals selected for this tribute are the SUNY community’s role models. In acknowledgment of their selection, recipients will be given recognition for the particular award received in the college catalogue by the addition of the phrase "State University Chancellor's Award for Excellence in ...” A letter, certificate and a Chancellor’s Award for Excellence Medallion are also bestowed to commemorate selection.

This award is intended for individuals of achievement, committed to the State University and its students, respected by the campus community and worthy of emulation by colleagues and students on the home campus and across the entire System. Due to the prestige of this award it is recommended that candidates have 10 or more years of service at MCC.

For official updates, please visit SUNY's Chancellor's Awards website