Supporting and Rewarding Inclusive Excellence Junior Faculty Awardee Luncheon Awards and Grants leaf icon Faculty Seed Grant Initiative We provide faculty seed grant funding to enable collaborative dialogue and action for systemic change towards racial equity. trophy icon Junior Faculty Awards Each academic year, the Office of The Provost recognizes excellence among the University's junior faculty. star icon Mid-Career Faculty Awards Each academic year, the Office of The Provost recognizes excellence among the University's mid-career faculty. linode icon Faculty Mentoring Award Each academic year the Office of the Provost recognizes senior faculty who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to faculty mentoring. pagelines icon Faculty Service Award Each academic year the Office of the Provost recognizes full-time faculty whose extraordinary and creative voluntary service has contributed significantly to the University’s diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) efforts. Return to the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement homepage.