Diversity Award Nomination Guidelines

Diversity Award Nominations


The Diversity Awards recognizes individuals who have committed to embracing, enhancing, and celebrating diversity at all levels of the University of Texas at Dallas. The contributions from students, student organizations, staff, faculty and the community continue to advance diversity and sustain inclusion at our campus.

  • Nominees should be current students, staff, faculty and student organizations. Nominees may also be community members or community organizations. Nominations will be accepted by all members of the UT Dallas community.
  • Nominations will be evaluated for outstanding accomplishments in achieving and sustaining diversity percal at the University of Texas at Dallas and the broader community.
  • Nominations will be evaluated by percalittee appointed by the Vice President of Diversity and Community Engagement inclusive of representatives from the Student Equity Council, Staff Council and Committee for Support of Diversity and Equity.


The deadline for a nomination is 5:00PM on March 15, 2017.

The Diversity Awards Ceremony and Soirée will be held on April 20, 2017.

Nomination Forms

You can download a PDF of the nomination form here

or, you can fill out the application online here.

Submission Information

Please submit nomination forms and all accompanying documents outlined below via email or to our address listed below by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 to Jasmine Johnson, [email protected].

The Office of Diversity and Community Engagement,
The University of Texas at Dallas,
800 W. Campbell Road, AD26,
Richardson, TX 75080