Louis and Dorina Brutocao Award for Teaching Excellence
The Louis and Dorina Brutocao Award for Teaching Excellence recognizes outstanding faculty who promote intellectual curiosity and active learning; model and foster intellectual rigor and honesty and a zest for learning; develop connections between course material and life outside the classroom; are available to students, attentive to their needs, and enjoy the teacher-student relationship.
Brutocao Family Foundation Award for Curriculum Innovation
The Brutocao Family Foundation Award for Curriculum Innovation recognizes faculty who have improved the quality of education at Santa Clara University through significant innovations in pedagogy or curriculum development--particularly when those innovations affect a significant number of students--and who have exhibited general excellence in teaching.
University Award for Sustained Excellence in Scholarship
The University Award for Sustained Excellence in Scholarship recognizes the outstanding achievements and dedication of a faculty member who has demonstrated sustained excellence in scholarly or creative work and who has been a faculty member of Santa Clara University for a minimum of ten years.
University Award for Recent Achievement in Scholarship
The University Award for Recent Achievement in Scholarship recognizes scholarly or creative work over the previous five years by a faculty member that represents a major contribution to a field of knowledge or to the arts.
The Inclusive Excellence Award for Staff/Faculty
The Inclusive Excellence Award for Staff/Faculty Award is presented to a current SCU staff or faculty member or a department that demonstrates dedication to innovative teaching and/or program development beyond his/her job responsibilities (or the department's mission) to encourage excellence through inclusion in the SCU community.
Faculty Senate Professor Award
The Faculty Senate Professor Award is recognition of a colleague by her or his peers for outstanding professional achievement during a significant period of time as a faculty member at Santa Clara.