SUN Award

The SUN Award is an easy way to give specific, immediate recognition to one of your ASU co-workers. It is a thoughtful, positive way to honor an employee for supporting university goals. You can submit a SUN Award to any faculty, staff or student worker who demonstrates individual excellence. A copy of the award also can be sent to the employee's supervisor, manager or director.

Categories of excellence

  • Exemplary services.
  • Demonstrating leadership.
  • Innovation.
  • Social embeddedness.
  • Sun Devil pride.
  • Supporting student success.
  • Sustainability.
  • Valuing diversity.

How to give a SUN Award
Fill out an online form and personalize it with a short explanation that describes why you are sending the SUN Award. When you submit the online form, you and the recipient will be notified via email. Give someone an award today. If the award link does not work, please make sure you are connected to ASU's VPN client and try again. 

The SUN Award is an employee-based program; only active employees, including student workers, can send and receive SUN Awards

Download a poster for your office or break room to encourage others to help recognize great work.