Center for Teaching and Learning

Award nomination form

Thank you for your interest in nominating an instructor for a UW Teaching Award.

Teaching Award Nomination Form

The Distinguished Teaching Award and the Excellence in Teaching Award honor UW faculty members, graduate teaching assistants, and graduate instructors for their outstanding work with students.

  • Your information

  • Who are you nominating?

  • Which award are you nominating this instructor for?

    Award criteria and details are listed on our award descriptions page.

  • Nomination letter

    In 150-300 words, please explain why you are nominating this instructor, focusing on the impact their teaching has on student learning. Please provide examples and feel free to reference award criteria.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

2021-22 Timeline

  • October 20 – November 30, 2021: Teaching Award Committee accepts online nominations for the 2022 DTA and ETA awards.
  • December 3, 2021: Nominees are notified by email.
  • January 20, 2022 at 5:00 p.m: All nomination materials are due. For instructions see: How to submit supporting materials.
  • June 2022: Award recipients are publicly listed on CTL’s Teaching Award recipients page.


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