EDUCATIONAL ASSISTANCE – 10 annual awards to help offset educational and professional development expenses

Established in 2009 to assist state classified employees seeking to move ahead in their jobs/careers, employees may use the Educational Assistance Award to meet any needs associated with furthering their education, such as tuition, books, technology, child care expenses, and gas for traveling to/from class. Awards are determined by the amount of donations received.

EVERYDAY HERO – On-going employee recognition

The Everyday Hero is a special program sponsored by the Classified Personnel Council to recognize the day-to-day achievements of all CSU employees (state classified, administrative professionals, and faculty).

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT – Annual $1000 awards for exemplary service by State Classified employees

The Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes meritorious and outstanding achievement in job skills and/or service to the University by State Classified employees.  Up to five awards are given, which consist of a plaque, $1000 award, and special recognition at the annual Celebrate! CSU event.

POSITIVE ACTION – Annual award to individuals or groups

The Positive Action Award recognizes individuals, groups, units or departments that have made a positive contribution to State Classified employees at Colorado State University by fostering a supportive work environment, improved campus climate, and/or positive work experiences for State Classified employees.

Non-CPC Awards

Below are educational scholarships and other professional development opportunities that State Classified employees can apply for. Click on the link(s) below to learn more about each opportunity.