TA Teaching Excellence Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Teaching Assistants’ Training Program Teaching Excellence Awards  Students and instructors can nominate a TA via online forms: http://tatp.utoronto.ca/awards/ta-awards/

Departments can nominate a graduate student Course Instructor by submitting a nomination package. More information is available online: http://tatp.utoronto.ca/awards/ci-award/

Nominations close on February 27, 2017.

These awards recognize the valuable contributions of TAs and graduate student Course Instructors to undergraduate education at the University of Toronto and seek to honour those who exhibit exceptional leadership in their teaching. Winners receive a framed certificate and monetary award. The TA Teaching Excellence Award winners are invited to participate in a panel during the 2017 Tri-Campus TA Day. The CI Teaching Excellence Award winner will be invited to attend the 2017 Teaching & Learning Symposium.


To nominate a Teaching Assistant for the TA Teaching Excellence Award

Students – complete the STUDENT NOMINATION FORM 

Faculty – complete the FACULTY NOMINATION FORM 

TA Award 2017. Nominsations open November 14. Close February 27.

Nominations Open: November 14, 2016
Nominations Close: February 27, 2017

If you have any questions regarding the nomination process, please contact k.olmstead@utoronto.ca.


If you are a teaching assistant who would like to share information about this award, please let colleagues, your department and students know how they can nominate a TA. All nominations are anonymous and a TA should not be involved in this process beyond sharing a link to this page.

Recipients will receive a monetary award, the opportunity to participate in the TA Award winner panel at Tri-campus TA Day, and a framed certificate.

If you have any questions about this award, please contact k.olmstead@utoronto.ca.

Important Dates for 2017 Award
Nominations Open: November 14, 2016
Nominations Close: February 27, 2017

Short List Announced: March 17, 2017
Supporting Material Due: April 13, 2017 at 5pm


Winners Announced: April 28, 2017


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