USC Staff Assembly and University Staff Club Monthly Recognition Award

Many individuals at USC exhibit constant and dedicated service and make a genuine contribution to the quality of life at the University. To recognize these extraordinary people for their job performance, the Staff Assembly and the University Staff Club jointly offer the Staff Monthly Recognition Award, which was instituted at USC in 1986.

The Award is presented to the recipient at the Staff Assembly general meeting. Each recipient receives $100 from the University Staff Club and a framed certificate of appreciation from the Staff Assembly signed by USC President Carol Folt and the Presidents of the Staff Assembly and the University Staff Club. Public recognition is provided through the Staff Assembly and University Staff Club websites and the Employee Gateway.

What are the Criteria?
Current and active benefits eligible staff employed at a minimum of 50% who have not already received this award.

Demonstration of exemplary job performance including how the employee’s dedication to solving problems and enhancing the University environment while showing a commitment to the USC Integrity and Accountability Code and the USC’s Unifying Values as listed below:

Integrity: We do the right thing
Excellence: We bring our best selves
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: We all belong
Well-being: We honor the whole person
Open Communication: We share openly and honestly
Accountability: We take responsibility

How to Nominate?
Complete this nomination form.

Attach two (2) letters of support (minimum 500 words each). One letter from the nominator (you) and an additional letter from a faculty or staff member. Letters should include specific examples of how the nominee meets the award criteria.

Note – All application materials must be submitted at the same time using this form.  For questions regarding the nominations process, please email USC Staff Assembly.

Meet past recipients of the USC Staff Assembly and University Staff Club Monthly Recognition Award Recipients.