Awards and Recognition

Awards and Recognition Committee

The UC Davis Emeriti Association Awards and Recognition Committee coordinates and is responsible for the distribution of three awards given annually by the association. These awards are:

More information about the UCDEA Awards and Recognition Committee, including committee description and charge.


2022 - 2023 Call for UC Davis Distinguished Emerita/us Award

Please consider nominating an outstanding emerita/us for the 2022 -2023 UC Davis Distinguished Emerita/us Award. This annual award honors outstanding scholarly work or service (e.g., service in professional, university, Academic Senate, emeriti/ae, departmental, or editorial posts or committees) performed by a UC Davis Senate emeritus or emerita since retirement. The award is given by the UC Davis Emeriti Association (UCDEA), and the honoree is selected by the association's Awards and Recognition Committee. Deans, department chairs, the provost, and members of the UCDEA may nominate individuals for the award. The award will include recognition at the Chancellor's Emeriti Luncheon, a plaque, and a $1,000 award.

Nominations should include a letter that outlines the candidate's distinctive scholarly work and/or educational service since retirement, a copy of the nominee's CV since retirement, and three references who can speak to the nominee’s work. Please submit nomination materials electronically to Juliane Crowley at the Retiree Center ( by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, October 26, 2022.


Additional information about this award can be found on the UCDEA Awards website, The 2022-2023 award will be announced early 2023.