UToledo Professional Staff Association

Staff Awards


The Frank E. Horton Outstanding Professional Staff Association Award will honor a member of the PSA who demonstrates exemplary support, advocacy, and service to professional staff at The University of Toledo, including but not limited to: service on UT committees representing professional staff, membership on the Professional Staff Council, and membership on PSA committees. 

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Outstanding Staff Award

The Outstanding Staff Award will honor and recognize a UToledo employee who has a significant impact on the university through outstanding dedication and accomplishments; contributing to and demonstrating a commitment to the university's core purpose and values; and exceptional leadership and loyalty to the university. 

Outstanding Advisor Award

The Outstanding Adviser Award honors faculty and staff who exemplify excellence in academic advising.  Academic advising assists students in the development of meaningful educational plans that enrich their studies and promote the achievement of life goals.

Dr. Alice Skeens Outstanding Woman Award
University Women’s Commission

The Outstanding Woman Award recognizes exceptional contribution and achievement, involvement in the University community, positive attitudes towards responsibilities, active support of Women’s issues, and longevity (minimum of five years). 


The Lancelot C.A. Thompson Award recognizes an individual who exemplifies what it means to be student-focused in their duties and who excels in providing service to students at The University of Toledo. This award is in recognition of Dr. Thompson’s motto “Students First.”  Any full-time employee, faculty, and staff of UToledo are eligible.

competitive awards for faculty and staff
ut competitive awards initiative from cisp

Detailed list of faculty and staff eligible awards with descriptions, nomination information, deadlines, and website links. View PDF.

Last Updated: 11/14/23