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IS&T Human Resources (IST-HR): Rewards and Recognition Program

Spotlight Awards

This award may be given to anyone by an IS&T employee. The Spotlight Award may be used to recognize, for example, a team member who volunteered to step out of their normal job with a significant creative idea that was implemented, or a person who resolved a complex problem with a customer that left the customer very satisfied. It can also include treating a team to some type of team recognition (e.g., lunch, memento).

If you would like to recognize a colleague or a team, submit the recipient’s name(s) and 2-3 sentences describing the reason for the award to

Infinite Mile Awards

The IS&T Infinite Mile Awards are the highest recognition from IS&T, which include a special recognition cash award of up to $1000 gross for an individual, or up to $2000 gross for a team. Anyone may nominate an IS&T individual or team.


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MIT Excellence Awards

The MIT Excellence Awards acknowledge the extraordinary efforts made by members of our community toward fulfilling the goals, values, and mission of the Institute. See how nominating a colleague has a positive impact on everyone involved.