Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a previous winner be nominated again?

A: Last year's winners are not eligible for nomination.

Q: What if I want to nominate more than one person or department or group?

A: You may make as many nominations in as many categories as you wish.

Q: If others in my department want to nominate the same person, etc. can we indicate that on the nomination form?

A: Everyone in the department should submit their own nomination form.

Q: Can a person, department or group be nominated in more than one category?

A: Yes. There are no restrictions prohibiting one person or group from being nominated in more than one category. You will need to complete a nomination for each of your recommendations.

Q: Do I have to write something or is just nominating someone sufficient?

A: In order to make the best possible case for your nominee, you should be very thorough in explaining your nomination. By providing details, the selection committee will have a better opportunity of evaluating your nomination.

Q: Who do I call if I have other questions or need to verify receipt of my nomination?

A: You may contact the Chancellor's Office at (907) 786-1437 or email

Q: How are the winners selected?

A: Award nominations are reviewed by committees of peers for each category. Once the selection committees have made a recommendations, they are reviewed by the Chancellor's Cabinet, and a final decision is made by the Chancellor.