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Staff Make Students Count Award - Nominations Extended

April 21, 2023
Do you know a staff member who goes above and beyond for our students? Consider nominating them for this year's Staff Make Students Count Award! 2023 nominations are now open, extended through May 26th, 2023.
Please visit the Staff Make Students Count website for nomination material requirements and to download the nomination form. Applications for the award must include:
  • Letter of nomination and rationale for nomination
  • Completed nomination form
  • At least three letters of endorsement from those knowledgeable of the contribution made by the applicant/nominee
  • Letters from students are encouraged
Started in 1999, this award recognizes staff who have provided outstanding service to UA students. Each recipient receives an award plaque, $1,000 and two domestic Alaska Airlines vouchers. All nominees receive a certificate of nomination. The university president will present this year's awards at the September Board of Regents meeting in Juneau.

Questions about Staff Make Students Count can be sent to

UAA nominations should be sent to  “Staff Make Students Count Awards”
UAA Governance Office
3211 Providence Drive, ADM 219
Anchorage, AK 99508

UAF nominations should be sent to “Staff Make Students Count Awards”
UAF Governance Office
113 Eielson
P.0. Box 757500
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500

UAS nominations should be sent to “Staff Make Students Count Awards”
UAS Staff Council Attention: Michelle Nakamura
11066 Auke Lake Way
Juneau, AK 99801

System Office nominations should be sent to “Staff Make Students Count Awards”
System Office Staff Council
202 Butrovich
P.0. Box 757780
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7780