University of Pittsburgh School of Education

Extra Mile Award

CGSE would like to invite nominations for the annual Extra Mile Award. Nominations must be submitted by March 3 at 11:59 p.m. This award is meant to honor a faculty, administrator or staff member that exemplifies the CGSE mission statement and takes it the extra mile in one or more of the following ways:

  • Promotes proactive student involvement and representation in SOE and University governance;
  • Promotes academic excellence by organizing and supporting activities designed to enhance SOE students’ academic growth and success;
  • Promotes cross-cultural understanding by facilitating opportunities for social interaction and collaboration among culturally diverse groups of students;
  • Promotes student professional development by organizing and supporting activities or affiliations designed to enhance students professional growth and future success; and
  • Promotes a caring and respectful academic, social and professional atmosphere in the SOE.

To nominate a faculty, administrator or staff member:

  1. Read our nomination guidelines and complete the online nomination form.
  2. Submit THREE additional brief letters of support from other SOE students to

**Supporting letters should be sent as ONE PDF to Documents should be named with the nominee’s last name (i.e. SMITH_EXTRAMILE.pdf).