3000-3-6Presidents Award For Excellence

Issue Date:
May 20, 2008
Supersedes Date:
April 26, 2007

Upon request, the college will provide a copy of this policy in an alternate format.


The President’s Award for Excellence recognizes a Lambton College employee who has made an outstanding contribution to student and community success, integral to achieving the strategic mission and vision of the College.


  • Lambton College employees

Nomination Procedure

  • Nominations will be accepted on an annual basis from all sectors of the college including faculty, staff and administration. A nomination form is available on line.
  • The form, signed by three nominators and accompanied by a one to two‐page narrative, should be submitted, in confidence, to the Human Resources office.
  • All nominations are confidential.

Criteria for Eligibility

  • The recognition of the college employee under consideration may pertain to outstanding contributions to the college. The recognition may pertain to extracurricular college related contributions.
  • The recognition must relate to sustained contribution that demonstrates a performance of the following criteria: innovation or enhancement of the college, or the provision of exceptional service to the College community, or the enrichment of college life or college effectiveness; or enhancement of community understanding, or representation of the college or significant contribution to the college reputation.
  • Candidates must be employed by Lambton College for a minimum of three years.
  • Members of the Lambton College Executive Committee (LCE) will be ineligible to receive the President’s Award for Excellence while holding office.

Selection Procedure

  • The nomination is forwarded to Lambton College Excellence Award Selection Committee which is comprised of 2 support staff, 1 administrative and 2 faculty volunteers and chaired by the Vice President, Corporate Performance and Employee Relations. The Committee will make the recommendation to the President.
  • The President has the final decision on the President’s Award for Excellence recipient(s).
  • Some nominations may be forwarded by Lambton College Excellence Award Committee to the following event’s list for reconsideration.
  • The recipient of the President’s Award for Excellence will be notified confidentially one week prior to the Employee Recognition.


  • The President will present the award at the Employee Recognition Event.
  • The recipient will be presented with an individual plaque. The recipient’s name will also be inscribed on a plaque that will be permanently displayed in the College.
  • A Presidents’ Award for Excellence Scholarship in the amount of $750 will be established annually to be presented by the current recipient at the annual Awards Luncheon.
  • The Board of Governors will be informed of the award recipient.

President's Award for Excellence Nomination Form (PDF) (Contact Human Resources)

For questions or concerns regarding policies, please contact:

Spencer Dickson
Vice-President, Corporate Performance & Employee Relations
519-542-7751 x 3627

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