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Awards and Recognition: Ingenuity Award


Ingenuity Award is given to an individual or group of employees who:

  • Produce a tangible outcome which benefits the library
  • Outcomes include a new or enhanced an existing program, service or process
  • Found sustainable solutions to known problems
  • Identified new opportunities in support of research and education and led optimization efforts


Individual winner receives $500 as a payroll addition (taxes apply) or $500 in additional professional development funding. If the award is given to a group they receive lunch at Allen Center with work group leader, portfolio holder, and the Dean.