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Faculty of the Year Awards

The Faculty of the Year Awards recognize business faculty members who have impacted the academic experience of business students or have led an incredible class the past academic year. Each year, 5 faculty members are recognized through different categories. Each undergraduate business student can submit one vote per Faculty of the Year category. The Faculty of the Year award recipients will be recognized at the College of Business Undergraduate Awards Ceremony & Dinner (Invitation Only).

  • Professor of the Year - Core Business Courses: Tenured or tenured track faculty who taught a core business requirement during the past academic year.

  • Professor of the Year - Elective Business Courses: Tenured or tenured track faculty who taught an elective business courses (such as a concentration elective) during the past academic year.

  • Lecturer of the Year - Core Business Courses: Lecturers who taught a core business requirement during the past academic year.

  • Lecturer of the Year - Elective Business Courses: Lecturers who taught an elective business courses (such as a concentration elective) during the past academic year.

  • Ph.D. Candidate of the Year: Ph.D. Candidates in the Scheller College of Business who teach undergraduate business courses.

Future Leader Award
Awarded to one freshman and one sophomore who show strong potential to become campus leaders. They have started to get involved in various organizations, and have convinced others r their drive & dedication that they will make a difference in their future career at Tech.
Outstanding Leader Award
Awarded to one Junior and one Senior in recognition of their outstanding leadership through their involvement both inside and outside the classroom. Their ability to lead others by example and direction allow them to motivate a group toward success.
Character and Community Service Award
Awarded to one student who best exemplifies the importance of service. Their demonstration of exceptional integrity and character within the College and dedication to the greater community reflects the value of giving back that Georgia Tech so cherishes.
Professional Excellence Award
Awarded to one student who has set themselves apart through a unique professional experience through internships, co-op experience, or other professional opportunity. They have indicated drive and dedication to their career development.
High Performance Award
Awarded to one freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior each who exemplifies effort and engagement in the classroom and college. Their academic performance, leadership experience, community service,and work experience define them as high performers all around.