Campus Awards

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement (ODECE) seeks nominations for the 29th Annual Equity and Excellence Awards. This award is designed to recognize undergraduate and graduate students, staff and faculty who have successfully and effectively worked to promote the principles of diversity and inclusive excellence in teaching, learning, higher education program management, or leadership practices and execution.

CU System Awards

  • President's Diversity Award  The President's Diversity Award recognizes the contributions of faculty, staff, students and academic or administrative units whose service contributes to the development of a more culturally diverse campus community. Nominations are solicited annually in the spring. An awards ceremony, hosted by the president, will take place at the end of the spring semester. Due by 5pm on Oct. 29, 2018. 
  • Diversity and Excellence Grants  Diversity and Excellence Grants are designed to provide assistance for projects initiated by faculty and/or staff that seek to contribute to building inclusion and a climate of cultural competence. Multiple awards of up to $3,000 each will be made. Due by 5pm on Oct. 29, 2018. 
  • President's Fund for Student Diversity  The fund supports both traditional and innovative projects that enhance ethnic, cultural and gender diversity among University of Colorado students
  • Faculty Recruitment and Retention Grants  Faculty Recruitment and Retention Grants are designed to enhance campus and/or school/college efforts to recruit and retain tenured, tenure-track and clinical faculty whose research and/or teaching advances diversity and inclusion. A small number of awards of up to $10,000 each are available to the campuses. Requests for Faculty Recruitment and Retention Grants are made by the provost.