Nominations for the Employee Recognition Awards are being accepted. Please submit your nominations by Midnight on Thursday, March 22, 2018.

The Engagement Award recognizes a South Central College staff or faculty member who has demonstrated a commitment to SCC through engagement with the college and the community. The criteria for this award include:

  • Demonstrates leadership within the department
  • Participates on college committees, action teams, student organizations and or work groups
  • Participates in internal and external collaborations and or partnerships
  • Mentors other faculty/staff

The Rising Star Award is designed to recognize an outstanding faculty member who has been employed three years or less at South Central College. The criteria for this award are:

  • Develops creative and impactful curriculum, and/or content presentation
  • Effectively prepares the classroom
  • Exhibits a high level of classroom presence
  • Positively and effectively engages students

The Teamwork Award recognizes a South Central College staff member who has demonstrated a commitment to SCC through teamwork to the college.  The nominated staff member:

  • Is exemplary in helping others
  • Is always willing to share ideas
  • Contributes to a positive work environment
  • Mentors/coaches and supports co-workers

The Staff Service Excellence Award recognizes a South Central College employee who has demonstrated a commitment to SCC through Service Excellence to the college. Nominations for this award can be submitted from across the college. The nominated employee:

  • Exceeds the expectations of the customer by providing exceptional service
  • Supports the mission of the college in service excellence every day
  • Promotes diversity
  • Has been “caught in the act” of delivering exceptional service

The Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year will be awarded to a faculty member who has consistently demonstrated excellence in teaching. The criteria for this award include:

  • Goes above and beyond the average call of duty
  • Demonstrates effective interpersonal skills at multiple levels
  • Promotes student learning
  • Promotes diversity
  • Promotes global perspectives
  • Demonstrates an appreciation for technology
  • Demonstrates an appreciation for professional development and continued education
  • Is an outstanding representative of our college and external communities