Award Details

Award Name

Presidential Professor for Teaching Excellence

Submission Deadline


Possible Recipients


Open To
  • Faculty
Award Sponsor

Texas A&M University System

Nominees must be full time faculty and hold the rank of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor or Distinguished Professor. The nominating units may determine their own processes for selection of nominees, and should communicate these procedures widely throughout their units.

Nominee Eligibility
1. All members of the faculty – whether tenured, tenure track, or academic professional track, and who teach either undergraduate or graduate students, or both – are eligible for these awards.
2. At the time of nomination, candidates for PPTE must have at least five years of full-time service to Texas A&M University and should have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence, including college-level teaching awards.

Each college and center on the College Station campus, the Center for Teaching Excellence, Student Government Association and the Graduate Student Council may each submit one nominee. Nomination packet instructions can be found at the link.

Important Dates

Important Date

Submission Deadline

Important Date

Nomination Deadline

Award Prizes

Monetary Prize
$ 25000