Nominating someone is easy! One person should coordinate the submission and follow these steps.
STEP 1: Write a letter of nomination
STEP 2: Collect a minimum two (2) letters, maximum of five (5), letters of support and a copy of the nominee's resume.
STEP 3: The person coordinating the nomination should gather the nomination materials then go online to submit. You must upload all of the information at the same time. This person should then submit the nomination letter, letters of support online.
STEP 4: Submit the nomination by the published deadline!
Formerly the Region II Distinguished Excellence in Diversity Award, this award is presented to an office/department/division at a college or university within Region II that demonstrates a successful record of achievement in celebrating and creating a welcoming and inclusive campus environment. Cultural diversity includes issues related, but not limited to, race, religion, ethnicity, creed, gender, gender identity, military status, sexual orientation, and/or disability. The recipient of this award also helps to "create an institutional ethos that accepts and celebrates differences, among people, helping to free them of any misconceptions and prejudices. The regional winner of this category will also be forwarded to the NASPA national office for consideration for recognition at the national level.
Questions? Contact Michelle Van-Ess Grant, Nominations and Awards Co-Chair at [email protected]