Awards

2017/2018 Staff Scholarship Application deadline for submission: February 15, 2017


Purpose: To recognize university staff employees for dedication, leadership, services and unselfish contribution of time and effort in the promotion of the mission and goals of the University.

Criteria: Staff member that has completed at least one semester of study towards a degree at The University of Southern Mississippi; Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average; Must be enrolled in a minimum of 3 to 6 credit hours. Staff member must not have been awarded the scholarship within the last year. Current Staff Council members are not eligible to apply for the scholarship. Student Employees and GA’s are not eligible for this scholarship. 

 Instructions: 

  1. Log in to www.usmfoundation.com/go and fully complete the Foundations general application. 
  2. Once you have completed the general application, click the "Opportunities" dropdown to search for and complete the Staff Council Scholarship Endowment application.

  

Please note that the award will be for the upcoming 2017/2018 term.  For full eligibility, both the Foundation’s general application and the Staff Council Scholarship Endowment application must be completed.  Those that have not completed both applications will be disqualified.  
  

 

Staff Council Service Award

Purpose: To recognize a university staff employee for dedication, leadership, services and unselfish contribution of time and effort in the promotion of the mission and goals of the University.

Criteria: Any part-time or full-time staff employee with a minimum of one year of continuous service to Southern Miss is eligible. A person may receive the award once in a 3-year time period. No current Staff Council member can be eligible for the Staff Council Service Award. One award shall be presented from both the Hattiesburg and Gulf Coast campuses at the June Staff Council meeting.

Nomination Application

Deadline for submission: April 1 

 

Staff Excellence Awards

Purpose: To recognize university staff employees for dedication, leadership, services and unselfish contribution of time and effort in the promotion of the mission and goals of the University.

The Staff Excellence Award is presented through the Department of Human Resources.  For more information, please see the Employment & HR website.