UIC Awards and Recognition Programs
UIC offers a variety of awards and recognition to faculty. This is a general list along with contact information.
Researcher of the Year Award Heading link
This program is intended to recognize and inspire commitment and innovation in research at UIC. Nominations can be submitted by anyone from the UIC community who is knowledgeable about a successful UIC researcher. Self-nominations will be accepted.
University of Illinois Distinguished Service Award Heading link
Bestowed upon alumni, faculty, staff or friends of the University of Illinois by the University of Illinois Alumni Association, it is awarded to those individuals who have consistently demonstrated extraordinary commitment, dedication, and service to the advancement of the University of Illinois.
Contact: Alumni Association, 217/333-1471 or 800/355-2586, firstname.lastname@example.org
UIC Flame Award for Teaching Excellence Heading link
Given to exceptional UIC educators, nominated by alumni and sponsored by the UIC Alumni Advisory Board.
National Awards Recipients Heading link
A list of UIC faculty elected to national and other honorific academies and prestigious fellowships and awards.