Teaching Enhancement Unit
President's Awards for Excellence in Teaching | Award Categories & Prizes
- For academic staff nominations, awards will be made in three areas - Teaching Assessment, Feedback and Group Teaching. In addition, an overall award for Teaching Excellence will be made in the form of a teaching enhancement grant, to be used to further enhance the winner's teaching practice and/or student learning: Academic Staff - €2,500, New Lecturers/Tutors - €1,000, Team Award - €1,000, Academic Support Staff - €1,000. In addition, at the discretion of the evaluation panel, up to three additional special awards may be made.
- Winners will also receive a commemorative President’s Award Medal.
- Winners' names will be displayed on a specially commissioned plaque located in the foyer of the DCU Library.
- Awards will be presented by the University President at an awards ceremony in May.