GPSC Service Awards Announced

Graduate and Professional Student Council call for applications for the:
Inaugural GPSC Service Awards
The Graduate and Professional Student Council will be giving 5 awards to recognize outstanding leadership, outstanding service to the campus, outstanding service to the community and outstanding teaching. Award recipients will receive a plaque as well as a $500 prize.
GPSC will recognize and reward leadership, service and teaching among graduate students. Consideration will be given to those that exemplify any of the following:
 Leadership
Exceptional engagement, participation, and involvement
Inspirational character, motivating and encouraging campus and community service, participation and cooperative leadership
Leadership potential after graduation from SIUC
– Campus Service
Commitment to campus service at SIU
Track record of accomplishments related to serving the SIU campus and community
– Community Service
Special interest in Carbondale specifically, and/or the region of southern Illinois
Track record of community service and accomplishment in Carbondale and/or the region of southern Illinois
– Teaching
Track record of high quality teaching at the college/university academic level
Demonstrable accomplishments specifically related to teaching in academic discipline
– Research
Track record of high quality research and scholarly accomplishment during their time as a graduate or professional student at SIU
Research and publication potential after graduation from SIU
– Artistic Achievement
Track record of novel, creative, and innovative concepts during their time as a graduate or professional student at SIU
Demonstrated planning and implementation of an artistic accomplishment
Please submit supporting materials to gpsc@siu.edu no later than 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, May 6th. Supporting materials include a one-page personal statement that details the candidate’¢s qualification for a GPSC Service Award, a Curriculum Vita, and one letter of recommendation.