Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award (Faculty and Staff Award)

Speed School is proud to announce the establishment of the Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award, bestowed annually upon a Speed School faculty or staff individual who actively promotes inclusive excellence. The recipient contributes to and enhances the environment of Speed School while demonstrating an exceptional understanding of diversity and inclusiveness beyond his/her regular duties.

Nominees considered for this award should meet one or more of the following:

  • Supports educational mission of the school by providing:
    • ­Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion in the field of Engineering
    • ­Positive interactions within the Engineering field
    • ­Contributions to the Speed School diversity programming
    • ­Mentorship to Speed students and/or student organizations
    • ­Contributions to enhance diversity and inclusiveness within Engineering
  • Extends mentorship/career opportunities for underrepresented Speed School students (underrepresented minorities, females, LGBT community)
  • Must be a Speed School faculty/staff

Nomination - Distinguished Diversity Enhancement Award (Faculty/Staff)

  • Explain how the nominee has enhanced diversity and inclusion over the past year within Speed School. Cite specific examples of the nominee's commitment, leadership, positive interactions, and behaviors that are to be commended.