Outstanding Extension and Engagement Awards

The Outstanding Extension Awards and Outstanding Engagement Awards are to encourage and recognize members of the faculty and EHRA staff who are nominated and selected by their respective colleagues, schools or units on campus for their outstanding contributions to extension or engagement. The award recipients will become nominees for induction into the Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Engagement and also be considered to receive an Alumni Award which includes a monetary stipend.

Awardees will be recognized at the University Outreach and Engagement Awards Ceremony and Reception in April 2021.

The full awards process and timeline can be found here: 2020 Awards Process.

Submit nomination letters via this form.

The deadline for nominations is January 22, 2021.

Send questions or comments about the process to Samantha Graham at sjgraha2@ncsu.edu.

2019 Outstanding Extension and Engagement Award Winners

Outstanding Extension Award:
Patrick Cronin, Institute for Emerging Issues
Dr. Jennifer Fawcett, College of Natural Resources*
Dr. Ericka Ford, College of Textiles
Michael Mullins, Industry Expansion Solutions
Melissa Sharp, Zeis Textiles Extension
Dr. Larry Silverberg, College of Engineering

Outstanding Engagement Award:
Dr. Helen Armstrong, College of Design
Dr. Jodi Hall, College of Humanities and Social Sciences* **
Dr. Jason Miller, College of Humanities and Social Sciences* **

* denotes induction into the Academy of Outstanding Faculty in Extension and Engagement
** denotes the Alumni Association Outstanding Extension and Outreach Award