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FAQs and Nominating


President's Award for Inclusive Excellence and Diversity


  • October 22 (8:00am): Deadline for nominations
  • November 14: Committee recommendations due to President Haynes
  • December 17: Award announcement
  • January 17, 2019: Faculty and Staff Award Ceremony


Where can I find information on what is required for the dossier?
Dossier requirements can be found in the guidelines above.

When are dossiers due?
All dossiers should be submitted electronically to Susan O'Connor by 8:00am, October 22.

Can I include items other than Word and PDF documents in my dossier?
Yes, but please remember that all dossiers must be delivered electronically to and that the committee has a limited time to review documents.

Who makes the final decision for each award?
The President makes the final decision after reviewing the recommendations made by the selection committees.

When will the announcement go out as to whom has been chosen?
The awards will be announced before the December holiday break.

If you didn't find the answer you were looking for, please email Susan O'Connor at