ANNOUNCEMENT

 

 

Date:      September 16, 2008

 

To:        All UF Graduate Students

 

From:      The UF Graduate School

 

Re:        MENTORING AWARD NOMINATIONS DUE OCTOBER 17

 

 

All UF graduate students are eligible to nominate faculty members for the annual UF Graduate School Doctoral Mentoring Awards, which encourage and recognize excellence, innovation and effectiveness in mentoring doctoral and Master of Fine Arts students at the University of Florida.

 

Nominations for the 2008-2009 awards are due at your college dean's office by Friday, October 17 2008.  To nominate a faculty member, please download the application packet from this link on the UF Graduate School website...

 

http://gradschool.rgp.ufl.edu/current-files/mentoring-application.pdf

 

...and read the instructions.  You must fill out the nomination form and write a letter of support to nominate a faculty member.  This application packet is a PDF file you can read, fill out and print with Adobe Acrobat Reader.  If you do not have this program on your computer, you can download it online for free from this link:

 

http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep2.html

 

Once again, the college deadline for nominations is Friday, 17 October 2008.

 

For more specifics, please contact the graduate coordinator in your department.

 

For more information about the UF Graduate School Doctoral Mentoring Awards and its previous recipients, please read this webpage:

 

http://gradschool.rgp.ufl.edu/students/mentoring.html

 

We look forward to receiving your nominations soon.

 

Thank you for taking the time to help us recognize those doctoral and Master of Fine Arts mentors who, in helping you and your fellow students, foster excellence, innovation and effectiveness in graduate education and research at the University of Florida.