Staff Academic Award

Designed to assist a staff employee who is furthering his or her educational goals. To be eligible, employees must be currently enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education. Award(s) are presented at the beginning of the spring semester and fall semesters. Award value is $300.  Staff Council is currently accepting applications for our Spring 2014 Staff Academic Award, to be awarded at our March 2014 Staff Council meeting. The application period for the Spring 2014 award is now closed.  Good luck to all of our applicants!

catlin and cindy award photo
Congratulations to Catlin Wulferdingen, from Academic Advising Programs- this year's Staff Academic Award winner for Fall 2013! When you see Catlin, give her a big congratulations!  A special thank you to the Vice President for Student Affairs, Drew Calandrella, whose department's donation enabled Staff Council to increase the fall award to $500! 

Staff Employee of the Year Award

This esteemed award is presented to a staff employee of CSU, Chico for his or her outstanding service.  Nominees must be a nonacademic, state, Research Foundation, University Foundation or Associated Student employee working at least half-time or greater. Award recipients are chosen based on personal contributions to the campus, their relationships with people and University-wide service. Past Staff Employee of the Year List 1974-2012

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2013 Staff Employee of the Year!  Click here for procedures for nominations.  When you are ready to make your nomination, you may use this fillable nomination form, save it to your documents and email it to the Staff Council Office!  Nominations are due Friday, February 28, 2014, by noon.  This esteemed award will be presented at the Staff Awards Luncheon, to be held on Thursday, April 10, 2014.

The 2012 Staff Employee of the Year award was presented at the annual Spring Awards Luncheon, on April 11, 2013.
Congratulations Carol Rudolph of Accounting Operations -
CSU, Chico's 2012 Staff Employee of the Year!

Carol Rudpolph - Image Courtesy of CSU, Chico

Staff Suggestion Merit Award

This award has been established to acknowledge outstanding suggestions submitted by staff members. Staff Council recognizes these individuals on a a semester basis with an award of $100. The suggestions are reviewed for their benefit to the university based on the intrinsic value of time, money, energy or safety that could be achieved.