The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is accepting nominations through March 22 for the inaugural Nebraska Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Impact Awards.
Presented by the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the awards recognize individuals and groups actively working to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in transformative and sustainable on campus. Nominations are open to any student, instructor, staff or group demonstrating a significant contribution toward creating a diverse and inclusive campus community through the implementation of policies, research, procedures, initiatives or programs that reflect the university’s core values and beliefs.
The four award categories are:
- Faculty – Diversity Leadership Faculty Award;
- Staff — Diversity Leadership Staff Award;
- Student (undergraduate and graduate/professional) — Promising Leader Award; and
- Group — Collective Impact Award
The awards will be presented at the inaugural Nebraska Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Impact Award Ceremony. Details on the ceremony will be announced.