Nominate a Diversity Champion by Dec. 22

nominationNominations are being accepted for the 2017 President’s Diversity Champion Award through Dec. 22. The annual award recognizes employees, students and organizations that have helped create a more culturally diverse, inclusive university community through their achievements.

Any member of the UAB community can nominate a faculty member, staff member, student or a student organization for an award. A nomination packet, whether submitted online or should include a completed nomination form, a letter of nomination, up to three letters of support and supporting evidence of the nominee’s work. Nominations must address the significance, implementation and impact of the nominee’s action or project.

Direct questions to inclusion@uab.edu.

Winners will be notified by Feb. 1, 2017. A public awards ceremony will be held 6 p.m. Feb. 16 in the UAB Alumni House. 

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