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Faculty Award for Outstanding Global Contributions

The WVU Office of Global Affairs is pleased to announce the first-ever Faculty Award for Outstanding Global Contributions.  This award of $3,000 recognizes faculty who have made significant contributions to WVU’s global efforts—whether through long-term commitment to working with international students, numerous years of leading education abroad, or a one-time major-impact engagement. 

Applicants must be full-time faculty at the time of nomination; faculty may be nominated as individuals or as members of a team engaging in exemplary and significant work in the realm of international and global engagement (on- or off-campus) in any combination of the land-grant missions of teaching, research, or service.  Capacity-building for WVU’s strategic interests will be a deciding factor in determining the award’s recipient(s).

Nomination packets should consist of

The award winner will be recognized at the annual Faculty and Staff Awards events, along with winners of such other WVU recognitions as the Heebink, Benedum, and Foundation Outstanding Teaching Awards.