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McKelvey Engineering Staff Award

Each spring, Dean Aaron Bobick recognizes the school's many outstanding staff members at the Engineering Honors Ceremony. This event is held in conjunction with the departmental awards for undergraduate students; all are invited and encouraged to attend.


  • Complete the nomination form (below).
  • Attach a nomination letter — no more than one page — that explains the rationale for the nomination. 
  • Any engineering faculty and staff member or engineering student may submit a nomination (No self-nominations, please).
  • The selection committee will review nominations and consider nominations from the current academic year only. The award includes a $250 cash prize.

McKelvey Outstanding Staff Member

  • Full-time staff member who has made outstanding contributions to the school
  • Contributions must extend beyond the staff member's expected responsibilities
  • Associate deans are not eligible for this award