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Centre for Teaching & Learning

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Centre for Teaching & Learning

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. 
Please note: you may nominate a candidate in more than one category. However each nomination form has distinct and specific criteria, and separate nomination forms must be submitted for each award.

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. 

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» Nominations will close January 31, 2018


Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation

Do you know a faculty or staff member who makes a distinctive impact through their educational leadership, teaching, innovation, and/or successful communication? Help recognize this person's efforts by submitting a nomination for the Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation. 

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» Nominations will close January 31, 2018


Award for Excellence in Online Teaching

Do you know online instructors who have demonstrated a passion for, and commitment to, online teaching and who have implemented effective approaches to fostering active learning and student involvement? Help recognize their efforts by submitting a nomination for the Award for Excellence in Online Teaching.

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» Nominations will close January 31, 2018


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. 

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» Nominations will close January 31, 2018


​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. 

Click here for more information about the CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching

» Nominations will close January 31, 2018


Questions may be addressed to:

Adam Guzkowski
​Teaching Awards Coordinator
Centre for Teaching and Learning
adamguzkowski2@trentu.ca