Global Awards

International Affairs recognizes NC State faculty and staff who have made significant contributions to the university or the world in international research, scholarship or service.

Wolfpack World Champions

Faculty and staff who have made significant contributions to global engagement at NC State are eligible to be nominated for two different global award categories; the Jackson Rigney International Service Award and the Outstanding Global Engagement Award. The awards aim to laud individuals at NC State who are making a difference in internationalization. International Affairs coordinates the efforts with the our advisory committees to select deserving awardees every spring semester.

The 2017 call for nominations will be announced in early spring.

Award Comparison

Award Jackson Rigney International Service Award Outstanding Global Engagement Award
Purpose Recognition of service to NC state or the world, over the course of the individual’s career. Recognition of scholarship at NC State (teaching, research, extension, engagement, or economic development).
Eligibility Open to faculty and EPA professionals. Must be employed at NC State for minimum of 5 years at time of nomination. Open to faculty and EPA professionals. No requirement for minimum years of employment at NC State.
Sponsorship & Selection University Standing Committee on International Programs International Operations Council
Number of Awards Given 1 Up to 3

Contact

International Affairs
international-affairs@ncsu.edu
919-515-3201