Awards and Recognition

To recognize and honor the dedication and commitment of our faculty and staff to the overall mission of the university, Emory offers several awards and recognition programs.

Award of Distinction

The highest award available for university staff annually honors those who have made outstanding contributions to the Emory community.

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Service Anniversary Awards

To reward years of service and dedication to the university, this award recognizes university staff at each five-year work anniversary.

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Staff Fest

A time-honored tradition, Emory celebrates its staff each year on the Friday following Commencement with food and festivities on the Quad.

Read about Staff Fest

Faculty Recognition

Coordinated by the Office of the Provost, several university honors recognize campus leaders in teaching, research, and service.

See Faculty Recognition Programs

Above and Beyond

Recognize an Emory University staff or faculty member, or a group of individuals, for going above and beyond to help Emory get through the current COVID-19 crisis. You can also view the submissions.

Submit or View Public Recognitions