The College of Human Development and Education is fortunate to have several endowments that were established to recognize faculty and staff achievements and endeavors. These awards are distributed each year and are listed below:
- The College of Human Development and Education Graduate Student Mentor Award is an award created by the HDE Research Support Team. This award is closely tied to the College and University mission statements and recognizes faculty for their positive impact on graduate students.
- The College of Human Development and Education Outstanding Teaching Award is an award generated by the HDE Leadership Council. This award is closely tied to the College and University mission statements and recognizes faculty for their positive impact on students.
- The James Lebedeff Endowed Professorship for the College of Human Development and Education was established to recognize a faculty member who has been judged an outstanding teacher and/or researcher in her/his field. The award provides funding for use during the year for enhancing teaching/research.
- The Robert and Patty Hendrickson Faculty Development Fund for the College of Human Development and Education supports attendance at off-campus lectures or classes, attendance at workshops or master classes, study under master teachers and the preparation, publication, presentations and exhibition of research and other scholarly work.
- The Mabel Wenzel Debing Memorial Endowment provides monetary awards to deserving faculty and staff members in the College. Recipients are nominated by their peers and rewarded for outstanding contributions.
We hope you will take a moment to review the awards that have been given out for: