Monday, January 31, 2022
Another new year brings another new opportunity to apply for the Joyce Romano Partnership Excellence Award.
Named for Joyce Romano, former vice president, educational partnerships, this award recognizes an individual, institution, team or community member that exudes the spirit of collaboration and partnership in leading and serving others toward supporting transfer student success.
The award criteria is based on five main areas, including innovative thinking, demonstrated student outcomes, cooperative spirit with transfer institution(s), student engagement and potential replication of the project at other institutions.
To submit a nomination, please click the button below. Be prepared to submit a summary of the extent to which the nominee’s contribution toward transfer student success is noteworthy. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, March 1, 2022.
Past winners of this award include:
- The SLS1122 Transitions course, a transfer course taught in collaboration with Valencia and the University of Central Florida (UCF)
- The Concurrent Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Advising team, to include the academic advisors and support personnel at the University of Central Florida (UCF), Seminole State College and Valencia College, who are responsible for the admission and advising of UCF’s most collaborative concurrent enrollment program, the Concurrent BSN program, as well as those who contribute to student success including admissions offices, UCF Connect and financial aid staff members at all three institutions.
This award is in partnership with Valencia College, UCF, the College of Central Florida, Daytona State College, Eastern Florida State College, Lake Sumter State College and Seminole State College.