Diversity Champion Award

WHO IS ELIGIBLE: This award is for faculty and staff of the College of Arts & Sciences who embody a commitment to diversity and to constructing an inclusive campus community.

WHAT IS AWARDED: $500 and a plaque-mounted certificate

TOTAL AWARDS: 2 (submit one nomination packet per nominee per category)

  • Faculty
  • Staff

CRITERIA: A Diversity Champion demonstrates these qualities:

  • an understanding that a commitment to diversity means focusing on dismantling the unjust structures that systematically marginalize or exclude some, while privileging and advantaging others
  • works consistently to promote an inclusive campus community at UofL
  • an on-going commitment to diversity
  • an understanding of how the commitment to diversity is an integral part of the College’s mission and inseparable from the goal of excellence in achieving that mission
  • goes beyond their job description or student responsibilities to accomplish these objectives

Nomination materials should be sent to or delivered to Stevenson Hall, Room 514 before January 11, 2017.

For further details, including criteria and the nomination process, please visit http://louisville.edu/artsandsciences/awards/nominations  or contact Dr. Theresa Rajack-Talley at (502) 852-7802