Staff Education Award
History - Staff Council invites nominations for the Staff Education Awards for the 2020-2021 school year. These awards are given for the academic year, and a student may receive this award a maximum of two times. Recipients will be randomly selected without regard to class level or financial need. Approximately four $500 ($250/semester) scholarships will be awarded.
Eligibility - To be eligible for this award the nominee must meet all of the following:
- Be a child, stepchild, grandchild or legal dependent of a current U of I board appointed staff member* (not faculty) or honored staff retiree. Spouses of staff are not eligible.
- Have been admitted to the University of Idaho for the 2020 fall semester.
- Enrolled full-time in a minimum of 12 credits for undergraduate, 9 credits as a graduate student, 10 credits for law.
- May not have received this award in two previous years.
NOTE: The nominator must be the parent, stepparent, grandparent or legal guardian of the nominee and only one entry per nominee will be admissible.
Award & Presentation - The 2020-2021 recipients and their nominator will be recognized at the 2020 Staff Awards Luncheon Luncheon – location, date and time to be determined.
Contributions - Funds donated toward this award have been placed in an endowment fund where the accrued interest is available for awards. Your contributions are appreciated and help this fund to grow! Your contributions can be in the form of a payroll deduction or a one-time gift. Remember that in Idaho, there is a special income tax break for contributions to educational institutions. Make your checks payable to the U of I Foundation, Inc., and mail to Advancement Services, Campus zip 3147. Note on your check that it is for the Staff Education Award Endowment, designation code EE601.