Penn State recognizes extraordinary teachers of undergraduate students
through three awards for undergraduate teaching, the Milton S. Eisenhower
Award for Distinguished Teaching, George W. Atherton Award for Excellence in
Teaching, and Teaching Fellow: Penn State Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Teaching.
The faculty honored are a highly select group with less than one-percent
of full-time faculty considered for these awards each year.
Information about the Eisenhower, Atherton, and the Alumni Teaching Fellow awards is
available on Penn State's
To nominate a faculty member for a teaching award, please
Teaching Awards Nomination Form. Nominations
are accepted year-round; however, those received after June 30 will be
considered for the following year.