October 03, 2013

Honorary degree and distinguished service awards call for nominations

Deadline for nominations for honorary degrees and distinguished service awards is Thursday, Oct. 31. Letters of nomination must be accompanied by a two- to three-page resume, curriculum vita, and/or a biographical sketch of the candidate that includes a description of the unique contributions of the nominee. Please specify the nomination to be in support of either an Honorary Degree or a Distinguished Service Award. For further definition of these awards, refer to www.universityevents.siu. Strict confidence about the nomination, including with the nominee, must be maintained until completion of the review and approval process. Please direct all inquiries and nominations to: Gina Shiplett, Office of the Chancellor, Anthony Hall 116, 618-453-2341(phone),  618-453-5362(fax), ginas@siu.edu.