Distinguished Outreach Faculty Award
One Distinguished Outreach Faculty Award is given each year to an academic or administrative faculty on a half-time or greater appointment with the University of Nevada, Reno to recognize outstanding outreach activities. The recipient will receive a $5,000 award, a plaque, and recognition at the annual Honor the Best Ceremony in May.
Eligibility and nominations
To be eligible, you must be an academic or administrative faculty on a half-time or greater appointment with the University of Nevada, Reno.
Nominations are solicited from deans in August each year. Applications are judged by a selection committee on the overall impact of their work, the sustained nature of their contributions and the collaboration fostered by their activities.
Previous Distinguished Outreach Faculty Award Winners
|2022||Teresa Byington||Southern Area, Cooperative Extension|
|2020||Stephen Rock||College of Education|
|2017||Bret Simmons||Managerial Sciences|
|2016||James Kent McAdoo||Northern Area, Cooperative Extension|
|2015||Marjorie Matocq||Natural Resources & Environmental Science|
|2014||Larry Engstrom||School of the Arts|
|2013||Erica Ryst||Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences|
|2012||W. Larry Williams||Psychology|
|2010||Mary Ann Demchak||Education|
|2009||Edwin G. Smith||Western Area, Cooperative Extension|
|2007||Susan G. Donaldson||Western Area, Cooperative Extension|
|2004||Marilyn Smith||Central/Northeast Area, Cooperative Extension|