The office of Disability Services at the University of Colorado Boulder will be hosting an awards ceremony in recognition of students, faculty members and staff who have presented exceptional qualities and actions in supporting Disability Services and its students, as well as fostering outreach and involvement in the disability community. The ceremony is invitation only and will take place in the Center for Community on April 3rd, 2018. 

Disability Services is requesting nominees for the following awards:

  • Outstanding Faculty Member: A CU faculty member who has worked well with students and Disability Services; disability related research, etc.
  • Outstanding Staff Member: A CU staff member who has worked well with students and Disability Services; disability related research, etc.
  • Outstanding Alumni: A CU alumni who is involved in disability issues, advocacy, research, general awareness, activities, etc.; formally registered with Disability Services during their time at CU and doing well in their career
  • Disability Community Involvement: A CU student who is involved in disability issues, advocacy, research, general awareness, activities, etc.; currently registered with Disability Services

Nomination Instructions

Nominees for the award should be individuals who go above and beyond in their daily duties to exemplify disability as diversity. Award nominations should be in letter format and highlight the candidate’s engagement towards the overall inclusivity of people with disabilities as described in the award categories. To nominate an individual for a Disability Services award, please provide the information requested below and submit a nomination letter with supporting materials, if applicable. Supporting materials (i.e., additional letters of nomination) are optional but encouraged. Self-nominations are not accepted. Nominations are due by Friday, January 5th. 

Questions? Concerns? Additional Comments? Please contact Kellen Story at Kellen.Story@colorado.edu for any inquiries.

While only one letter of nomination is required, it is understood that multiple may be submitted for the same nominee.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.