Internal Teaching Awards
Each year Trent University recognizes and celebrates the incredible contributions to teaching and learning made by outstanding individuals at Trent through the following internal teaching awards.
For more information, select the webpage for each award (below) or contact Dana Capell.
Symons Award for Excellence in Teaching
Do you know a faculty or staff member who stands out from others in encouraging learning, brings unique experiences to the teaching space, challenges students to do their best work, serves as inspiration for students, and demonstrates exemplary concern for students? Help recognize this person's efforts by submitting a nomination for the Symons Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation
Do you know someone who makes a distinctive impact through their educational leadership and innovation in teaching and learning? Help recognize their efforts by submitting a nomination for the Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation.
Award for Excellence in Online Teaching
Do you know an online instructor who has demonstrated a passion for, and commitment to, online teaching? Do you know an online instructor who has designed a creative and engaging course? Has an instructor found effective online teaching strategies to help students learn?
Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance
Do you know a teaching assistant who excels at encouraging learning in workshop, tutorial, seminar, laboratory or field settings? Help recognize this person's efforts by submitting a nomination for the Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance.
CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching
Do you know a course instructor, clinical instructor, Academic Skills Centre instructor, ESL instructor, tutorial and workshop leader, language assistant, or tutor who has made a strong, positive impact on students' learning? Help recognize this person's efforts by submitting a nomination for the CUPE 3908-1 Award for Teaching Excellence.
The School of Graduate Studies Awards for Outstanding Graduate Mentorship
Do you know a senior or early career faculty mentor who has had a significant impact on graduate student achievement?
Click here for more information about the The School of Graduate Studies Awards for Outstanding Graduate Mentorship.
Decanal Awards for Teaching Excellence
Did you take a course this term that you found particularly inspiring or engaging? Do you know an instructor who embraced creative and innovative teaching methods to support student learning and critical thinking? Help recognize excellent teaching in the disciplines by nominating the instructor for a Decanal Award for Teaching Excellence in the appropriate division.