Penn State Intercom......November 21, 2002

Schraer Award nominations sought

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2002-2003 Rosemary Schraer Mentor Award, established by the Penn State Commission for Women. The award is presented each spring to a University employee who exemplifies Rosemary Schraer's giving of herself as a mentor and who has voluntarily, over a period of time, excelled in helping others recognize and achieve their potential.

Consideration will be given to any employee, administrator, faculty, technical-service or staff member who has a record of outstanding mentoring service going beyond the requirements of his/her employment duties and responsibilities. Mentoring is defined as advising, facilitating, encouraging and/or paving the way for others to recognize and realize their potential in both personal and professional endeavors.

Nominations should be specific, and the supportive data must address the criteria for the award. Nominations may be submitted online or the form may be downloaded and forwarded to Janine S. Andrews, Box 7 Rider Building, University Park, Pa. 16802. The nomination form is available at

Nominations must be received by Friday, Jan. 24.