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Jul 25 2014

NSF Awards Grant to NYIT Professor for Workshop on Gaming and Therapy

Jul 25 2014

Arkansas Higher Education Board Certifies New NYIT Medical School Site in Jonesboro

Jul 17 2014

Medical Students Transition from Classroom to Clinic

Jul 15 2014

NYIT Awards Research Grants

Jul 15 2014

NYIT’s M.S. in Instructional Technology Approved in Abu Dhabi

Jul 27 2014

Abu Dhabi Campus to Close for Eid Al Fitr

Jul 29 2014

Graduate Tuesdays

Aug 01 2014

NYIT Cyber-Security Talk

Aug 04 2014

B.S./D.O. Enrollment Day

Aug 05 2014

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Presidential Engagement Awards

Presidential Technology AwardsThis year’s Presidential Award will recognize faculty and staff who have made major contributions to increasing engagement with our NYIT students.

Please use the links below to complete the online nominations for the following award categories:


NYIT Presidential Engagement Awards are open to NYIT employees at any NYIT campus or location around the globe. You can nominate someone else or self-nominate.

  • Full- and part-time faculty members are eligible for Teaching awards
  • Tenured, tenure-track, and clinical faculty are eligible for Research awards 
  • All full- and part-time employees are eligible for Professional Staff and Global Education Student Engagement awards

Nomination Guidelines

Initial applications should consist of a brief description of how the nominee meets criteria for the specific award. Self-nominations are permitted. The Presidential Engagement Awards Committee will review initial applications and invite the strongest nominees to complete a follow-up application with more detail as specified in the award criteria and evidence of improved learning, satisfaction, teaching, student engagement, and/or research results in a 2-5 page narrative.

2013-2014 Presidential Engagement Awards Nomination Deadline 

  • Extended deadline for nominations: Thursday, May 15, 2014

Past Presidential Technology Awards Winners

View the 2011, 2012, and 2013 Presidential Technology Award winners.