2013 Chancellor's Achievement Awards for Diversity Call for Nominations

To: UCSC Community

From: Ashish Sahni, Associate Chancellor

You are invited to submit nominations for the 2013 Chancellor's Achievement Awards for Diversity. These awards will honor and showcase people who and programs that have made outstanding contributions to furthering diversity, inclusion, and excellence at UC Santa Cruz.  Eligible recipients include undergraduate and graduate students, student organizations, faculty, non-senate academics, staff employees, campus units (e.g., offices, departments or divisions), and academic or administrative programs.

A full description of the awards program including selection criteria, nomination process and additional information can be found at the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (ODEI) web site:  http://diversity.ucsc.edu/diversity/caafd_announcement.html

All nominations and supporting documents must be submitted electronically using the link on the ODEI website and must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 1, 2013.

Recipients will be chosen by a selection committee comprised of a representative from the following groups:
·        Chancellor's Office
·        Senate Committee on Affirmative Action and Diversity
·        Academic Affairs
·        Staff Advisory Board
·        Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
·        Academic Personnel Office
·        Staff Human Resources
·        Student Union Assembly, Commissioner of Diversity
·        Graduate Student Association, President
·        At Large Member Familiar with Student Organizations and Programs
·        Former Chancellor's Achievement Award for Diversity Recipient
For more information or questions about accessing or submitting the electronic form and for disability accommodations, please contact, Ciel Benedetto, Assistant Director for EEO, Office for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: 831.459.3676, odei@ucsc.edu.