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GSA Awards

The Graduate Student Association has established five awards to recognize those who have distinguished themselves.

Given at the end of the year, the recipient of the award receives a $250 honorarium and his/her name on the showcase plaque in the GSA Office. A committee of graduate students will accept and review the nominations before the final senate meeting of the academic school year. Any current graduate student, faculty, or staff member may nominate any graduate student who is enrolled at UMBC.

NOMINATION DEADLINE: 11:55 PM April 20, 2014

You may click on the award name to complete and submit the nomination form.

The Jessica Soto Perez Award

The Graduate Student Association has established the Jessica Soto-Perez Award to honor a graduate student who strives, during their time at UMBC, to aid graduate students in their academic and professional pursuits.

The Donald Creighton Outstanding Faculty Award

The Graduate Student Association has established the Donald Creighton Outstanding Faculty Award to honor on an annual basis an outstanding advisor, mentor, or professor who strives to aid graduate students in their academic and professional pursuits during their time at UMBC.

The Outstanding Senator Award

The Graduate Student Association has established the Outstanding GSA Senator Award to honor a graduate senator who strives, during their time at UMBC, to aid graduate students in their academic and professional pursuits.

The Outstanding Staff Award

The Graduate Student Association has established an Outstanding UMBC Staff Award to honor a UMBC staff member who strives, during their time at UMBC, to aid graduate students in their academic and professional pursuits.

The Outstanding GSO Award Form

The Graduate Student Association established the Outstanding GSO Award during the 2013-2014 academic year to honor a graduate student organization that strives to aid graduate students in a social and/or academic setting.