NISOD Excellence Award

The NISOD Excellence award is designed to recognize the excellent work of OSUIT faculty, staff and administrators as they strive toward continuous growth and improvement of products and services at OSUIT. Complete the outline below to submit a project that has been implemented during the last 12 months.

Project Outline Instructions
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Please complete the following text fields in paragraph form.
Do not include your name or any other identifying information in order to avoid unintentional bias from the review committee.

Project Introduction and Rationale
  • Describe the project.
  • What challenge or issue is the project designed to address?
  • Why is the project important?

Project's Connection to OSUIT's Institutional Strategic Plan
  • Which Institutional Strategic Plan item number(s) is/are represented in the project?
  • How does this project help promote the Institutional Strategic Plan? 

Details of the Project
  • How was the project implemented?
  • Where was the project implemented?
  • When was the project implemented?
  • What additional details (research, outcomes, etc.) are relevant? 

Project's Impact
  • Who are the stakeholders affected by this project?
  • How are the stakeholders affected?
  • Can the idea be easily implemented by others at OSUIT or in another higher education setting?

If you have any additional documentation to submit, please send to The Center for the Advancement of Teaching & Learning via campus mail or via email to