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2020 Nominations are CLOSED. 

Do you know of an individual or group who has made a real difference towards an equitable campus or community environment? If so, submit a nomination here. You may submit up to three letters of support.
 

Instructions:

Nominations open on January 7, 2020 and close February 14, 2020. Award recipients will be notified shortly thereafter. 

  • Individuals can make multiple nominations, however a separate form must be completed for each nomination. Only complete nomination forms are considered.
  • Choose only one award category (e.g. Student, Community member).
  • The strongest nominations include more than two letters of support. Letters can be included together in a single nomination form or in separate forms. The committee encourages multiple nominations for the same person to enhance the submission. 
  • Must choose at least one evaluation criteria describing the nominee's actions that fulfill the criteria.

If you encounter any obstacles when submitting the webform, please contact Sigrid Davison at sigrid.davison@cwu.edu

Award Categories

There are five different categories for nomination, an award is presented to a nominee within each category.  You will be asked to choose one from the below.

  • Student – A person enrolled at least one quarter in the current academic year at CWU.
  • Staff – Any non-instructional employee, non- academic departments, or functional groups comprised primarily of non-instructional employees at CWU.
  • Faculty – Any employee whose primary responsibility is to teach course(s), academic departments, or functional groups comprised primarily of instructional employees at CWU.
  • Alumni – Any person who completed their studies at CWU.
  • Community Member – A resident of Kittitas County.

Evaluation Criteria 

Any CWU employee, student, alumni, or a Kittitas County resident can submit a nomination via the form button below. The Diversity Awards Committee uses the following criteria below to evaluate nominations. 

  • Advocating, implementing, and working in partnership to promote inclusion and equity through events, programs, and other social justice activities. 
  • Demonstrating outstanding efforts by taking action and actively supporting inclusive and equitable environments.
  • Exemplifing a sustained commitment to the values of diversity, inclusion, equity and/or social justice.

Please note that multiple letters of support, detailed examples, and multiple nominators strengthen a submission.

Nomination Questions – Sigrid Davison sigrid.davison@cwu.edu
Award Celebration Questions – Abby Chien abby.chien@cwu.edu

Evaluation Criteria *
Advocating, implementing, and working in partnership to promote inclusion, and equity through events, programs, and other social justice related opportunities
Demonstrating outstanding efforts by taking action and actively supporting inclusive and equitable environments
Exemplifying a sustained commitment to the values of diversity, inclusion, equity, and/or social justice
Letter of Support 1
At least one letter is required per nomination, maximum three letters total.
You may choose to upload or copy/paste the letter of support. If you upload a letter of support, please type "letter attached" in the textbox.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Letter of Support 2
At least one letter is required per nomination, maximum three letters total.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Letter of Support 3
At least one letter is required per nomination, maximum three letters total.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
Nominator's Infomation