The All-University Awards Banquet is a tradition, held in April each year for employees. Awards are given to celebrate outstanding achievement in teaching, mentoring, involvement, and employee performance. Attendance is by invitation.
The Ruben Daniels Community Service Award recognizes an employee for active and long term involvement in one or more community, civic, educational, business, fraternal, recreational, religious, or service organization(s).
Deadline: February 2015 ι Chair: Mike Mosher
The Roosevelt Ruffin Award Program recognizes individuals and/or groups of individuals at SVSU who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and creativity in the area of diversity.
Deadline: March 2015 ι Chair: Dr. Mamie Thorns
Presented annually to one faculty member and one staff member to recognize their contributions to students, the University and community through development of, as well as, participation and attendance at SVSU co-curricular activities.
Deadline: Third Monday in February ι Chair: Merry Jo Brandimore
The SVSU Outstanding Performance Award recognizes the accomplishments of an Administrative Professional employee who has demonstrated outstanding individual and/or team performance at SVSU.
Deadline: February 2015 ι Chair: Cynthia Bala
This endowment was established by Andrew F. Anderson in honor of Mary H. Anderson who has been an adjunct faculty member since the founding of SVSU. The award recognizes of the endowment is to provide funds for the Mary H. Anderson Adjunct Faculty Award.
Deadline: Third Monday in February ι Chair: Ann Coburn-Collins
This award annually recognizes the SVSU professor who had the greatest positive impact on a graduate in business, arts, humanities, or education program. This is not an award for excellence in teaching but rather an award for the faculty member who had a significant and positive impact on a student’s life.
Deadline: Third Friday in February ι Chair: David Callejo Pérez
The Earl Warrick Award is given annually to an SVSU faculty member who has made a significant and/or longstanding contribution to the advancement of knowledge in a recognized field of scholarship or artistic endeavor.
Deadline: Third Monday in February ι Chair: David Callejo Pérez
Each year the University recognizes one, or occasionally two, full-time faculty member(s) as the recipient(s) of the Franc A. Landee Award for Teaching Excellence. Alumni, students, faculty and staff may nominate candidates.
Deadline: Second Monday in February ι Chair: David Callejo Pérez
The Distinguished Service Medallion recognizes the University's most active and effective friends. It is the most prestigious service award presented by Saginaw Valley State University. Chair: Andrew J. Bethune