The Council/Foundation Award for service to the University is the combined award of the Binghamton Council and the Binghamton Foundation presented annually to individuals from the University community.

Awards are given, one each to a faculty member, a staff member, an undergraduate student, and a graduate student, to those who have served the campus with outstanding dedication and who have provided exemplary service and/or leadership to the University. Recipients receive a $1,000 check and a certificate that will be presented to the students at the President's Award Luncheon in the spring and at the Excellence Awards Dinner in the fall for faculty and staff.

Nominations for 2016 should be submitted using the nomination form (.pdf, 12kb) and also include:

  • A resume, curriculum vitae, or job description specific to the nominee's current position.
  • A letter of nomination which speaks to the merits of the nominee (up to two typed pages).
  • A minimum of three and a maximum of five letters of support (up to two typed pages each).

Complete nomination packages should be sent electronically in pdf format to Laura O'Neil at laura@binghamton.edu.

All nominations will remain confidential. The deadline for 2016 submissions is Friday, March 25, 2016.

If you need additional information or have any questions, please contact Laura O'Neil at 607-777-4895.

Last Updated: 1/4/16