Suggested Guidelines for Implementing the Public Service Award

  1. The group responsible for all matters related to this award will be the Fiscal and Governmental Affairs Committee (FGA).

  2. Nominations: FGA will solicit nominations from Campus Senate Chairs, Campus Presidents and their governmental affairs office, CSU academic senators, and the Chancellor's office. Nominations will include a letter which conveys information on the candidates service, year and campus degree obtained from, and a current vita for the candidate.

  3. Calendar:
    Early January: Solicit Nominations
    Late January: Due date for materials
    February: Review materials & select staff person to be recognized
    March: Present to senate resolution naming person to be honored. Send invitations to all CSU staff & legislators in capitol, representatives from the campus the staff member graduated from, CSU senators, campus senate chairs
    April: Host reception (tied to ASCSU Sacramento leg. day) in honor of person selected and make presentation

  4. Selection: Review of candidates will take into consideration:
    Record of service
    Length of service
    Level of responsibilities
    Extent to which service provides a substantive benefit to the public
    Significance of the contributions to education and/or other public institutions
    Level of leadership and initiative evidenced
    Application of expertise to benefit the public and/or public institutions
  5. The Fiscal and Governmental Affairs Committee, as the selection committee, shall recommend the recipient to the Senate for approval and conferral of the award.

  6. Presentation: The award should be presented at a reception for capitol staff hosted by the Academic Senate CSU as part of its annual Legislative day activities.

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