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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Award Application

The Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Champion Award recognizes a faculty, staff, student and alumnus who have made outstanding contributions toward advancing the goals of The College at Brockport’s inclusive mission and purpose. The award honors and celebrates individuals who have demonstrated excellence through their efforts to create greater diversity, inclusivity and equitable opportunities within The College at Brockport and the communities we serve.

Deadline for submission is no later than 5 pm on Friday, February 14, 2020.

  • Nominee's Name Nominee's Name *
  • Category *
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  • Nominated By Nominated By *
  • AWARD CRITERIA AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Award Criteria

    Nominees must demonstrate a significant contribution toward furthering a diverse, impartial and inclusive environment at The College at Brockport, and abroad (alumnus) – aligning with the values of The College’s EDI Strategic Plan. The following considerations will be given to all nominations:

    * Fosters equality of opportunity within our college community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    * Encourages diverse perspectives in our college community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    * Creates a welcoming and supportive college community climate through visibility, communication, and educational efforts
    * Showcases creativity and innovation in the promotion of diversity throughout The College community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    *Demonstrates the impact and advantages of fostering inclusiveness at The College, the Brockport community and abroad (alumnus)

    Applicants are permitted to self-nominate. An individual may be nominated postumously in any category.

  • Eligibility Requirements

    In selection of the EDI Award recipients, the Selection Committee will consider creativity, innovation and creation of opportunities and access, including those that:

    * Promote a welcoming and supportive college community
    * Promote a diverse perspective
    * Facilitate inclusion and/or access
    * Develop cultural awareness and competency
    * Foster intercultural communication and collaboration
    * Enrich learning and facilitate critical thinking
    * Advance personal and professional growth
    * Build our college community members into increasingly better global citizens

    Nominee Categories:
    1. Faculty, including emeriti*
    2. Staff, including retirees*
    3. Students, including undergraduate and graduate**
    4. Alumni***

    *If the nominee is a faculty or a staff member, they must have completed two years full-time or part-time employment at The College at Brockport prior nomination. They must hold a position at The College at Brockport as a State (including REOC), BASC or Research employee.
    **If the nominee is a current student, they must be enrolled full-time and have completed at least two semesters at The College at Brockport with good academic standing.
    ***If the nominee is an alumnus, they must have obtained an official College at Brockport degree.

  • APPLICATION

    The deadline for submission is no later than 5 pm on Friday, February 14, 2020.

  • Statement of Accomplishments

    Nominator: a brief supportive statement of the individual’s accomplishments and evidence of success in equity, diversity, and inclusion within the past two (2) years. The supporting statement should address the criteria for this award:

    * Fosters equality of opportunity within our college community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    * Encourages diverse perspectives in our college community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    * Creates a welcoming and supportive college community climate through visibility, communication, and educational efforts
    * Showcases creativity and innovation in the promotion of diversity throughout The College community, and/or abroad (alumnus)
    * Demonstrates the impact and advantages of fostering inclusiveness at The College, the Brockport community and abroad (alumnus)

    Please upload the statement in Word or PDF format.

  • Letters of Support

    At least two (2) letters of support (in addition to the statement by the nominator) addressing the selection criteria for this award.

    Please upload each letter separately, in Word or PDF format.

  • Documents of Support

    Documents of Support related to equity, diversity and inclusion activities: Resume, Curriculum Vitae, Significant Projects

  • SELECTION OF AWARD RECIPIENTS

    1. The EDI Champion Award selections will be based on an exemplary commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion, as expressed through research and creative programming, teaching, mentoring, or curriculum transformation, professional service, and/or a combination of achievements in these areas.
    2. The awards will be based on service, broadly defined, which may include service to The College at Brockport, the local community and/or abroad (alumnus).
    3. The awards will be based on an accumulated record of achievement in equity, diversity & inclusion, acts of services, projects, or events to build meaningful lives and vibrant communities.

    The Selection Committee will review all completed nomination packets. Awards will be presented at the Annual College Recognition Dinner.

    EDI Selection Committee Chair, Ms. Victoria Elsenheimer
    Email or call (585) 395-2309

    EDI Secretary, Ms. Susan Osher
    Email or call (585) 395-2024

  • DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION

    5 pm on February 14, 2020

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