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Dates to Remember

The Chancellor’s Honors Banquet consists of award winners selected by different committees across the university. Below is a list of nomination submission deadlines and other dates to remember*.


30 – Deadline: Excellence in Teaching


14 – Deadlines:

  • Alexander Prize
  • Excellence in Advising
  • Jefferson Prize
  • L.R. Hesler Award
  • Macebearer


30 – Deadlines:

  • Research and Creative Achievement
  • Research and Creative Achievement – Professional Promise
  • Success in Multidisciplinary Research
  • Undergraduate Researcher of the Year

31 – Deadlines:

  • Angie Warren Perkins Award
  • Notable UT Woman Award
  • Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year


1 – Deadlines:

  • African American Hall of Fame
  • Alumni Outstanding Teacher Awards
  • Alumni Public Service Award
  • Charles R. Burchett Extraordinary Contributions to Campus Life
  • Extraordinary Campus Leadership and Service
  • Extraordinary Community Service (Students and student organizations)
  • Gene Mitchell Gray Pioneer Award
  • Hardy Liston, Jr. Symbol of Hope Award
  • Ready for the World Award
  • Torchbearer

4 – Deadline: Jimmy and Ileen Cheek Graduate Student Medal of Excellence

15 – Deadlines:

  • Extraordinary Graduate Student Teaching
  • Dr. Marva Rudolph Diversity and Interculturalism Unit Excellence Award
  • Excellence in Academic Outreach
  • LGBTQ Advocate Award
  • LGBTQ Student Leadership Award

16 – Deadlines:

  • Extraordinary Academic Achievement
  • Extraordinary Community Service (Faculty and staff)
  • Extraordinary Customer Service
  • Extraordinary Professional Promise
  • Extraordinary Service to the University


Invitations sent


Chancellor’s Honors Banquet – by invitation only


Note: Outstanding Scholar Athletes and Top Collegiate Scholars are selected internally and do not have nomination deadlines.


*Dates may be subject to change without notice. Last updated: January 10, 2019