Skip to content Skip to main navigation Report an accessibility issue

Awards Breakfast

The Fourth Annual GSS Awards Ceremony will be celebrated online on April 3, 2020, at 8:30 AM during the Graduate and Professional Student Appreciation Week (GPSAW). The in-person event will not be held this year due to COVID-19.

View the 2020 List of Winners!




The Graduate Student Senate (GSS) is currently seeking nominations for awards which will be given to outstanding graduate and professional students as well as the individuals whose work is dedicated to supporting these students at the Fourth Annual GSS Awards Ceremony and Breakfast. Award categories are separated by who can make the nominations.

To submit nominations, you must be logged into your UT Google Account (netID and password) in order to access the form. You will only be able to complete the form once. Email GSS Vice President Sue Choi at with any questions or concerns.

Nominations have closed. Winners will be announced online on April 3rd. 


Nomination by Students

View longer description: for nomination by Graduate and Professional Students

  • Graduate Student Organization of the Year
  • Graduate Professor of the Year
  • Graduate Research Mentor of the Year
  • Graduate Director of the Year
  • GSS Staff of the Year

[Submit nominations]


Nomination by Faculty and Staff

View longer description: for nomination by Faculty and Staff

  • Excellence in Graduate Research
  • Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching
  • Excellence in Service

[Submit nominations]


Nomination by Senators

View longer descriptions: for nomination by Senators

  • Graduate Student Senate Outstanding Contribution

[Submit nominations]