Global Awards

NC State Global recognizes NC State faculty and staff who have made significant contributions to the university or the world in international research, scholarship or service.

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Faculty and staff who have made significant contributions to global engagement at NC State are eligible to be nominated for two different global award categories; the Jackson Rigney International Service Award and the Outstanding Global Engagement Award. The awards aim to laud individuals at NC State who are making a difference in internationalization. NC State Global coordinates the efforts with the our advisory committees to select deserving awardees every spring semester.

Nominees for the Outstanding Global Engagement Award and Jackson Rigney International Service Award will be recognized at the annual Global Engagement Exposition, featuring an awards ceremony, poster session, networking and lunch. This year’s exposition will be held on April 24.

2018 nominations are due Thursday, Feb. 22. See links below for details and nomination instructions:

Award Comparison

Award Jackson Rigney International Service Award Outstanding Global Engagement Award
Purpose Recognition of service to NC state or the world, over the course of the individual’s career. Recognition of scholarship at NC State (teaching, research, extension, engagement, or economic development).
Eligibility Open to faculty and EHRA professionals. Must be employed at NC State for minimum of 5 years at time of nomination. Open to faculty and EHRA professionals. No requirement for minimum years of employment at NC State.
Sponsorship & Selection University Standing Committee on International Programs International Operations Council
Number of Awards Given 1 Up to 5

Contact

NC State Global
ncstateglobal@ncsu.edu
919-515-3201