Nominees for the Amy J. Blue Awards should meet these criteria:
  • dedicated to accomplishment: venturesome, take responsibility, and get things done
  • committed to people: involve, challenge, and support others
  • positive: energetic and passionate about their work

Amy J. Blue Awards are presented to three staff members each year.

Who may be nominated?

This award is only available to regular University staff members.  Any non-exempt, bargaining unit, or exempt University staff member who meets the award criteria can be nominated.

Who is not eligible?

Faculty members, teaching staff, temporary staff, employees of Stanford Healthcare, and employees of Stanford Children’s Health. These Stanford community members may be eligible for other university awards.

When and how to nominate:

The nominating period for the 2021 Amy J. Blue Awards is April 5th, 2021 to midnight April 23rd, 2021.  The nomination period has closed.

What if I have questions?

You may send questions to the Amy J. Blue Awards committee at
All nominations must be submitted via the form noted above. However, you may send attachments/documents to the committee at this email address.