2016-17 ALL-SOUTHERN CONFERENCE FACULTY AND STAFF MEMBER AWARD GUIDELINES
A. The Southern Conference will annually recognize members of the faculty and staff who have made a significant impact in the lives of students and served our respective institutions in significant
B. The recipients – one faculty member and one staff member per institution
– will be selected by each institution using its own process. The name of each honoree will be provided to the Southern Conference by the Faculty Athletics Representative.
C. Award winners must be communicated to the Provost’s Office by October 24th. An announcement of the winners will be made early in December by the Conference office.
D. The recipients will be invited to attend a home men’s basketball game to be presented their all-conference plaque by the Commissioner or his designee.
E. Each institution must supply a bio and head shot of the recipients for inclusion on the Southern Conference website and in use with an article to run in the Southern Conference Basketball Tournament official program.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA – FACULTY MEMBER
The recipient must be tenured or tenure track faculty. The primary criteria are demonstrated record of support for athletics through attendance at athletic events, assisting athletes in their academic success and/or other appropriate activities related to support athletics/athletes.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA – STAFF MEMBER
The recipient may be from the instructional/teaching ranks or the non- instructional ranks. Criteria include support for athletics through attendance at athletic events, assisting athletes in their academic success and/or other appropriate activities related to support athletics/athletes.