Grants and 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Elizabeth Gee Memorial Lectureship Award
The Elizabeth Gee Memorial Lectureship Award honors outstanding faculty in the CU system for scholarly contributions, distinguished teaching and interdisciplinary work in academia.