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Staff Career Achievement Award

Created in 2011 to recognize retiring staff members, the Staff Career Achievement Award is presented annually to individuals who retired the previous year and who distinguished themselves through exemplary performance and service during their university career.


  • Recipients will receive a cash award up to $2,000, a plaque, and will be recognized at the university's annual faculty and staff awards reception.


  • Full-time university or classified staff who served a minimum of 10 years at Virginia Tech, retired in the previous year,  and had a history of outstanding performance in their position are eligible to be nominated.

Nomination Information

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