Rewards and Recognition
Rice is committed to enabling a culture of appreciation, high-performance, and excellence. We realize this by recognizing the efforts and achievements of our world class staff in support of Rice’s mission and values.
There are several ways to recognize staff, and in order for recognition efforts to be successful, they should include a mix of formal and informal recognition.
At Rice, formal recognition follows standard policies and procedures of the university or of the specific department or division. Through formal recognition practices, employees see that the senior leaders of their departments and of the university value the work they do.
The university-wide staff awards include: