Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can a previous winner be nominated again?

A: Last year's winners are not eligible for nomination. Winners prior to 2014 may be nominated and are eligible to win.

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 form 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 Cindy Douthit in the Chancellor's Office at (907) 786-1092.

Q: How are the winners selected?

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