The Board of Trustees Awards for Excellence are conferred annually to college and university teaching faculty and university administrative service faculty to acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and to encourage the ongoing pursuit of excellence. The 2020 Board of Trustees Awards will be held on April 22, 2020.


Pictured: 2019 Board of Trustees awardees and honorees. 

Videos of the 2019 Minnesota State Board of Trustee's Excellence in Teaching and Excellence in Service award recipients are below. Photos from the 2019 ceremony can be viewed and downloaded from Facebook. Follow us on social media and reference #MinnStateBOTawards.

Faculty and Staff

For information about the BOT Awards process, including guidelines and rubrics, please log into the BOT Awards Connect Page using your username and password. Portfolios for the 2019-2020 BOT Awards are due January 15, 2020.

For questions, please contact Catherine Ford, Program Director for Educational Development at or 651-201-1443.