Reminder: UPSIDE Award Accepting Nominations

Now through Wednesday, Aug. 7, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion is accepting nominations for its University Prize for Strategic, Inclusive, and Diverse Excellence (UPSIDE) Award.

The award recognizes outstanding University work making a significant contribution to increasing diversity and inclusion. It includes a $10,000 prize.

It considers such factors as innovative approaches to increasing diversity and inclusion in the University community; a consistent record of commitment and success; and creative, inspiring plans for future efforts.

Those interested can submit their nominations online. Programs previously nominated but not selected are encouraged to apply again, and self-nominations are permitted.

Read more about the 2018 UPSIDE Award recipient, the Office of Human Resource’s Career Transition Project.