Education Awards

  • Congratulations to our 2020-2021 award winners!

    View the awards booklet to read winner bios.

    The next nomination period will be in October 2021. Email us to learn more.

The UNMC Impact in Education Awards are the highest education-related awards conferred by UNMC. The seven awards recognize the dedication and ingenuity of our educators. Award categories include innovation, leadership, mentorship, service, interprofessional education, research, and sustained achievement. Learn more about the awards.

The honors are:

Recipients receive award funds for professional development, recognition at the annual award ceremony, and their name displayed on a plaque in the Academic Affairs office. The awards are sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, and the selection process and ceremony are facilitated by the Interprofessional Academy of Educators.