June 6, 2023
Nominate Your Colleagues for KSRE Awards
I hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. As we navigate the ever-evolving landscape of the land-grant institution, I am constantly amazed by the incredible dedication and remarkable achievements of our faculty and staff of K-State Research and Extension. Today, I write to you with an important reminder and an invitation to recognize the outstanding work being done by our community.
It gives me immense pleasure to announce the call for nominations for the prestigious K-State Research and Extension Awards which will be given during the K-State Research and Extension Annual Conference in October. These awards serve as a testament to the hard work, innovation, and impact that our colleagues are making in the field of research and extension. It is an opportunity to honor those who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, creativity, and impact in engaging with communities, researching and delivering transformative educational programs, addressing local needs and providing mentoring and support to others.
I encourage each and every one of you to reflect upon the remarkable accomplishments of your peers and consider nominating them for these awards. Additionally, I invite you to self-nominate if you believe your own contributions deserve recognition.
Nominating a deserving colleague is a simple yet meaningful gesture that not only acknowledges their achievements but also serves as a catalyst for further growth and inspiration within our community. By highlighting their accomplishments, we foster a culture of excellence and provide our colleagues with the recognition they truly deserve.
There are twelve award categories. To submit a nomination, please visit the K-State Research and Extension Awards website. The deadline for nominations is August 15, so please don't delay in recognizing the extraordinary individuals who have left an indelible mark on our organization and beyond.
Together, let us celebrate the outstanding achievements of our colleagues and propel K-State Research and Extension’s reputation to greater heights. Thank you for your commitment to excellence, and I eagerly await the unveiling of the incredible talent within our organization.