Do you know a faculty member who has been outstanding in teaching or mentoring graduate students? This is your chance to help them get recognized with the prestigious John S. Diekhoff Award.

The teaching award recognizes two faculty members who have made contributions to graduate students through work in the classroom, while the mentoring award honors two faculty members who have made contributions to graduate students through advising and mentoring.

In order to be eligible, faculty members must have a primary appointment in a department awarding degrees through the School of Graduate Studies.

The nomination form and criteria are available at

The deadline to submit a nomination is March 15 at midnight.

For more information or to join the Diekhoff committee, email