General Awards Information

 

 

Definition of a University Monetary Award:

 

Awards must result from a contractual obligation (enrolled in, entered in, participated in, etc.) of the following criteria:

 

  1. Exists prior to an individual's performance (not to be confused with work   

    related service),

 

      2.   Is based on predetermined objective standards, and

 

      3.   Is subject to a stated maximum amount

 

 

 

Examples of an award are as follows: recognition for some sort of special achievement, special skill, special acknowledgment, special recognition, or an award in a contest.