Honors & Recognition
The University of Minnesota values the accomplishments and successes of its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. The GPS Alliance coordinates several award competitions to honor these individuals.
University-wide award given to faculty and staff members in recognition of outstanding contributions to global education and international programs at the University or in their field or discipline.
Highlights the work of faculty and staff who have taken the initiative—and perhaps some risk—to internationalize in innovative ways.
Acknowledges important work being done by students to internationalize the curriculum and campus.
University-wide award for alumni, former students, and friends of the University who have distinguished themselves in their post-university work as leaders in their professional careers.
Honorary title meant to recognize faculty from institutions outside the U.S. who contribute to the University’s international education and research mission.