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UM System Awards

University of Missouri System Presidential Awards







Please note that all UM Presidential Award nominations must be reviewed and approved by the UMKC Provost and Chancellor prior to submitting to UM System, therefore all nominations (except Student Entrepreneur of the Year below) should be sent electronically to before January 31 annually.

All required nomination materials (see Nomination Form for list of required materials for each award) should be in electronic format and merged into one single PDF file (see nomination form for file name requirements).   All letters of support should be signed and appear on appropriate department, unit, university, corporate, or organizational letterhead.

For additional information, please contact Beci Edmundson ( in the UMKC Faculty Affairs office.

Student Entrepreneur of the Year should be submitted per the guidelines on the Nomination Form directly to UM System before January 31. (These nominations do not require Provost and Chancellor approval prior to UM System submission).