Deadline extended for the 2023 Staff Employee of the Year award

Monday, March 13, 2023

The deadline for nominations for the annual Staff Employee of the Year awards has been extended to 5 p.m., Friday, March 17. Each year, UNC Charlotte recognizes exceptional employees for their contributions to our campus and beyond. 

Any permanent employee of UNC Charlotte can submit a nomination, and employees are encouraged to recommend colleagues for this honor. 

Nominations can be submitted on behalf of an individual employee or a team. All permanent staff employees (SHRA and EHRA) with two or more years of continuous service at UNC Charlotte are eligible for consideration in any one of the five categories:

  • Devotion to Duty
  • Innovation
  • Human Relations
  • Community and Public Service
  • Safety and Heroism

An exception may be made for employees with less than two years of service in the category of safety and heroism.

Nominations must be submitted online using the 2023 Staff Employee of the Year Nomination Form by 5 p.m., Friday, March 17.

Award recipients will be honored at the annual Employee of the Year Award and Staff Recognition event in May.

More information about the Staff Employee of the Year awards can be found on the Human Resources website or by reviewing University Policy 101.11. Additional questions concerning nominations, the selection process or other aspects of the awards, can be directed to