UAF Meritorious Service Award nominations:

The UAF Meritorious Service Awards Committee is reaching out to its extended communities to request nominations for the UAF Meritorious Service Award.

The UAF Meritorious Service Award is a high and rare honor, given to individuals for outstanding service that is typically locale-oriented. Nominees should be individuals who have demonstrated evidence of significant services publicly, academically, voluntarily or philanthropically; have provided services to UAF or to one of the community campuses, or to an Alaska community; have longevity of commitment and/or service; and/or diversity – culturally and/or discipline.




The official criteria for this award is outlined in the UA Board of Regents’ policy and regulations (Part X – Academic Policy – Chapter 10.03.030).


Please mail or email letters of nomination and supporting documentation to:

UAF Meritorious Service Awards Committee
c/o Office of the Chancellor
P.O. Box 757500
Fairbanks, AK 99775

Phone: 907-474-7112

In addition to the letter of nomination, nominations may include the nominee’s resume, and up to five letters of support as supporting documentation.


  • Nominations accepted - February 1 - June 30.
  • MSA committee reviews - July 1
  • MSA committee recommendations to Chancellor - August 1
  • Approved nominees forwarded to the UA president
  • Approved nominees placed on the September Board of Regents agenda

The MSA award will be presented during UAF’s commencement ceremony May of the following year after acceptance.

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