Digital Learning Award

Recognizes both a faculty and a staff member whose efforts support quality online course offerings for the university.

Application or Nomination Due: Mid-fall semester

Date of Notification: End of fall semester

Application or Nomination Criteria
To make a nomination, submit a Nominations Form and a brief narrative describing the achievements of the nominee and how he or she meets the following criteria:
• Efforts promote interactivity in online courses between the students and instructor
• Course design is consistent, innovative, and appropriately enhances content
• Information regarding technology for the course is clearly stated
• Nominee must be faculty, administrative faculty, or support staff member with at least one year of continuous service in distance education at George Mason University.

Evaluation Criteria
Nominations will be evaluated based on evidence of outstanding work in the categories of interactivity, course design, technology, and assessment.

Composition of Review Team
Nominations will be reviewed by a Selection Committee composed of employees from various departments.

For more information, please contact the Office of Digital Learning at or 703-993-8978.