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Kansas State University

Division of Human Resources
Kansas State University
103 Edwards Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-4801
785-532-6277
785-532-6095 (fax)
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (CST)
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Award Programs

Classified Award of Excellence

This award was established to recognize exemplary performance and contributions of classified staff members who consistently excel in their positions and demonstrate integrity and a strong commitment to the mission and values of Kansas State University.

Classified Employee Opportunity Fund

Classified Employee Opportunity Fund donations are made to help with academic achievement, work expense not funded by their department or to reward outstanding leadership.

Employee of the Year Awards and Recognition Program Guidelines

The program is designed to recognize an employee's contribution to the objectives of Kansas State University through excellence in performance and service.

All classified benefits eligible regular, full or part time employees are eligible.

This award is limited to those employees who are recognized as Employees of the Year at the Classified Employee Recognition Ceremony in the spring.

President's Award of Excellence for Unclassified Professionals

This award is to foster excellence in the workplace by rewarding and recognizing unclassified professional staff who achieve excellence and/or make exemplary contributions to the mission and values of K-State through service as a team player, exceptional productivity, creativity or innovation, distinguished accomplishment, and/or leadership.