Provost's Student Academic Achievement Award Procedures

Winners of 2019 PSAAA honors pose in front of a red brick building Provost's Student Academic Achievement Award Recipients - 2019


Nomination of the student can be by the student or by a faculty member. It should be in the form of a one-to-two page letter from the nominator. It should describe the student’s involvement in scholarly/creative activities that extend beyond course or major requirements and contribute to the intellectual climate at Miami (this might include exceptional accomplishments in original research, independent study, internships, study abroad, published scholarship or creative works, etc.)

Nomination packet should also include
  • Current academic transcript
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV) or resume and annotated list of academic or scholarly achievements
  • Nomination letter
  • Letter of support from a faculty member (Note: This letter may be from a second faculty member, if the original nomination is made by a faculty member; only one faculty letter is required if the nomination is made by applicant.)
Date Action
March 21 Nomination packet due to the Department Chair
April 4 Packets of the Department's selected nominees due to the Divisional Dean
April 25 Packets of the Division's selected nominees due to the Provost