Commencement and Faculty Convocation awards
Special awards and honorary degrees are given at Commencement and/or faculty convocation. Each has specific requirements that are outlined in more detail if you click on the award or degree below. In addition, a listing of past winners and Special Award Committee members, as well as the nomination form, can be found below.
Distinguished Faculty Awards
Please note: Nominations need to be submitted to your department chair for approval.
SCHEV Outstanding Faculty Awards
Please note: Nominations must be submitted to your department chair for approval.
President’s awards for professional and administrative distinction
Please note: These awards were given out on October 2, so we are no longer accepting nominations for 2018.
In 2013, VCU established the President's Awards for professional and administrative distinction. These awards honor VCU and VCU Health employees for their outstanding performance, achievement and service excellence.
Presidential Awards for Community Multicultural Enrichment (PACME)
PACME recognizes those VCU and VCU Health System individuals and groups who have made exemplary contributions with regard to promoting civility, building community, establishing cross-cultural initiatives, advocating equity, and nurturing a welcoming and inclusively excellent environment throughout the university and area communities.