The College of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean's Inclusive Excellence Award recognizes a student, faculty or staff member who has made a major contribution to create an environment of social justice, inclusion and equity at the Department and/or College and/or University and/or community levels. The Dean will choose the recipient from the candidates put forward and the recipient's name and photo will be displayed on the Dean's Wall of Excellence in Rowell Hall.

Eligibility and Nomination

  • All College of Nursing and Health Sciences (CNHS) undergraduate students, faculty and staff are eligible for nomination.
  • Nominations may be made by CNHS students, staff, or faculty. Self-nominations are acceptable.


Please submit a 500-word statement explaining why the nominee should receive the Dean's Inclusive Excellence Award.