The J. Tillman Hall Staff Award for Service to USC


Nominations are now open for the J. Tillman Hall Staff Award for Service to USC.  This award acknowledges special service by a retired USC staff member to any academic or administrative unit at USC. Nominees must have made outstanding voluntary contributions toward enhancing the overall quality of university life for students, faculty, staff, alumni, retirees, or other members of the USC community and have contributed to the positive collegial spirit of the Trojan Family.

Nominations for the 2017 award are due Friday, February 24, 2017.  

Criteria for this award:

1.  Nominee must be a retired USC staff member who has worked at USC for a minimum of five years.

2.  Retired USC staff nominee should have made significant contributions to the creation, improvement, or enhancement of any academic program, department, school, or administrative unit following retirement.

3.  A letter of nomination is required and  should be accompanied by one or more names of those willing to endorse the candidate and who might offer additional insights or evidence of the contributions.

4.  Nominations can be made by anyone in the USC community, including active and retired USC faculty and staff, and USC alumni.

You may nominate on line here:

Or you may fill out the PDF nomination form: J. Tillman Hall Nomination Form 2017

Previous recipients of the J. Tillman Hall Staff Award are:

Jerome B. Walker (2016)
Leonard Wines (2015)
Jo and Art Ochoa (2014)
Jeanne and Bob Church (2013)
Mitzi Tsujimoto (2012)
Carole W. Gustin (2011)
Janet E. Eddy (2010)
Richard F. Martin (2009)

For questions, please contact the Assistant Vice Provost, Janette Brown: 213-740-7121 or