Spot Award

The Spot Award is presented to Faculty and Staff by their manager for work that goes above and beyond. Ways for going above and beyond are:

  • Working beyond normal hours on a project to complete it (note - working long hours is NOT the only factor)
  • Innovative solution to improve a process
  • Taking the lead to implement an idea
  • Volunteering to take the lead on a project
  • Going the extra mile in customer service to help someone in the Champlain Community or external customer
  • Leading a community service project for employees and co-workers
  • Take on a leadership role in a campus group such as staff council, campus committee

To nominate someone please send a written request to the People Center at

  • The People Center will hold gift cards for selection and fast turnaround.
  • Managers are expected to use discretion and judgment.
  • Not all employees will receive one/more per year.

Award is $25 - $75 gift card to be selected by manager from available chooses at the time.

Spot Award