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Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence

The Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence is presented annually to honor two outstanding faculty and classified staff members of Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College who have made significant contributions to the College, community, or to improve education in southern West Virginia. Evidence of qualities befitting a recipient of the Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence includes integrity, professionalism, selflessness, commitment, and cooperation.

The outstanding faculty awards were established in 1982 as a permanent endowment by Logan businessman, Nick Savas, for the purpose of recognizing the contributions of outstanding faculty at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College. These awards are in the amount of one thousand dollars each. The awards to recognize the outstanding contributions of classified staff were initiated in 1996. These awards are in the amount of five hundred dollars each.


2015-2016 Savas-Kostas Award for Excellence Recipients

Erica R. Farley

Lora Foster

Erica R. Farley
Instructor, Computer Information Technology
Applied & Industrial
Technology Division
Outstanding Faculty Award

Lora R. Foster
Coordinator, Medical
Assisting Program
Allied Health Division
Outstanding Faculty Award

 Brian Carter

Stella R. Estepp

Brian Carter
Student Program Advisor
Student Services Unit
Outstanding Staff Award

Stella R. Estepp
Interim Director
Financial Assistance
Student Services Unit
Outstanding Staff Award