Principal's Medals nominations
Nominations criteria, process, nomination form and deadlines for the Principal's Medals.
There are two categories:
- The Principal’s Medal: Exceptional Service Award - recognises a staff member or team who have delivered exceptional service by devoting time and energy beyond what is expected of their position to supporting and serving the University community and mission.
- The Principal’s Medal: Contribution to the Community Award - honours staff members or students, as individuals or groups, who have played a key role in a project to the community they’ve worked, lived in or contributed to.
The nomination form is downloadable from the link below (Word doc):
Nomination guidelines and criteria
- Please read the nomination guidelines and criteria before completing the nomination form.
Any current member of the University community may nominate for any of the awards. Previous nominations may be resubmitted.
Self-nominations are not accepted.
The guidance document is downloadable from the link below (requires a PDF viewer such as Adobe Reader):
Submission and deadlines
The deadline for the submission of nominations is 5pm on Tuesday 23 April 2019.
Please email your nomination form to Nicola.Helliwell@ed.ac.uk, using 'Principal's Medals 2019' as the subject header.
Nominators will be informed during the summer whether or not their nomination has been successful.
Informal enquiries can be made by email to the Nicola Helliwell in the Principal's Office at any time. Please use 'Principal's Medals' as the subject header.