Awards and Recognition

Distinguished Faculty Award at CommencementDistinguished Faculty Award


Excellence in Teaching Award

Excellence in Scholarship

Technology Innovation Award for Faculty (previously TLC Award for Faculty)

Excellence In Part-Time Faculty Teaching Award

Excellence in Online Teaching Award

Faculty Leadership Award

  • To recognize and honor Northern Michigan University faculty, including department heads, for exceptional leadership contributions to the campus and broader community.
  • Faculty Leadership Award Description

Program Investment Fund

  • The Program Investment Fund awards innovative project or program proposals that advance academic outcomes at Northern Michigan University, and are one-time awards.
  • The Program Investment Fund is currently suspended, pending additional funding.

Faculty Grants Committee Awards

Adjunct Professional Development Award

Human Resources Awards

For further information see internal grant opportunities within the Grants and Research web site.