Excellence Through Diversity Award



This award recognizes the outstanding commitments and achievements of a PAEA member program that has made noteworthy contributions to promoting diversity in all elements of PA education.

How to nominate

Criteria

Nominees must demonstrate substantial contributions in all of the following areas:

  • Outreach to and recruitment from diverse and underserved populations
  • Training and educational experiences for faculty and students
  • Research and scholarship pertaining to diversity and the inclusion process
  • Leadership and advocacy related to diversity

Requirements and materials

NOMINATION LETTER

  • Nomination letter describing in detail and elaborating on how the award criteria were met

LETTER OF SUPPORT

  • A minimum of two letters of support addressing the author’s first-hand knowledge of the program with relation to a minimum of one of the award criteria

PROGRAM DIRECTOR LETTER SUBMISSION

  • One of the required letters, either the nomination letter or one of the letters of support, submitted by the program director

PROGRAM ACCREDITATION

The program must include its strategic plan for the future, with implementation and outcomes.

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RECOGNITION

  • Complimentary 2017 PAEA Education Forum registration for one representative of the program
  • Crystal plaque
  • Check for $500
  • Recognition at the Education Forum Awards Ceremony
 

2016 Award Recipient

2016Diversity

University of Oklahoma, Tulsa