Employee recognition

Each year, outstanding faculty, staff and students at the University of Nevada, Reno are recognized for their service and achievements. Learn about awards, previous winners and calls for nominations for upcoming awards.

Academic Faculty Awards

The Provost's Office coordinates several campus-wide academic awards, many of which are presented at the University's Honor the Best celebration, an annual event to recognize the outstanding achievements of faculty, staff and students.

Office of the Provost Faculty Awards

Administrative Faculty Awards

The Faculty Senate coordinates four faculty awards to honor and acknowledge excellence at work, and exemplary leadership and service. The awards are presented at the University's Honor the Best celebration, an annual event to recognize the outstanding achievements of faculty, staff and students.

Faculty Senate Foundation Awards

Classified Staff Awards

The Staff Employees' Council (SEC) coordinates four classified staff awards to honor and acknowledge excellence at work, and exemplary leadership and service. The awards are presented at the University's Honor the Best celebration, an annual event to recognize the outstanding achievements of faculty, staff and students.

Staff Employees' council Awards

Student Employee Awards

Each year, our top students are recognized for their academic achievements, their service to the community, civic engagement, and as outstanding student workers.