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DSA Awards
The Distinguished Staff Awards program recognize and support the achievements of Texas Tech University and Texas Tech University System non-faculty benefits-eligible employees. (Faculty positions, including librarians and archivists, are ineligible for this program.)

Five levels of awards are included in this annual program:
• Matador Award
• Masked Rider Award
• Guns Up Award (groups are comprised of 10 or fewer employees)
• President’s Award of Excellence
• Chancellor’s Award of Excellence

More information concerning these awards can be found on the Human Resources Website or at the following link:
Human Resources plans and organizes an awards ceremony, which is held in the fall.
The ceremony for 2017 will take place on Thursday, April 20.

Awards and Recognition Overview

Length of Service Awards


HR Talent Development
Phone: 806-742-0530


Human Resources