Awards & Honors

Below is a list of faculty awards for which nominations are invited each year.  Please note that additional awards may be available in each college and/or department for faculty and students.


Due Date

Honorary Degrees TBD
Bonnie E. Cone Professorship in Civic Engagement October 28, 2022
Harshini V. de Silva Graduate Mentor Award November 4, 2022
First Citizens Bank Scholars Medal November 11, 2022
Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence November 17, 2022
UNC Charlotte Award for Teaching Excellence November 17. 2022
Bonnie E. Cone Early-Career Professorship in Teaching January 13, 2023
Provost’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising  January 13, 2023
Thomas L. Reynolds Leadership Award March 1, 2023
James H. Woodward Faculty Research Award May 1, 2023
O. Max Gardner Award TBD
Board of Governors' Award for Excellence in Teaching N/A
Governor James E. Holshouser, Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service N/A
Provost’s Student Athlete Academic Achievement Award N/A
Provost's Award for Excellence in Teaching N/A
Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award N/A
U.S. Professors of the Year N/A

Note: "N/A" campus due dates indicate that the award nominations are (a) accepted any time of the year, (b) not accepted because the requirements are based on other criteria, or (c) not currently being accepted.