Call for Nominations for Diversity and Scholarship Awards

This year during Homecoming weekend, Kent State University will recognize the achievements of individuals, organizations and businesses that support diversity, equity and inclusion during the annual Diversity and Scholarship Celebration fundraiser.

The fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 7:30 p.m. at the Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center. Proceeds from this event support the Academic Diversity Bridge Fund, which provides financial assistance to diverse students at the university.

The selection committee is asking for your support in submitting nominations in the following award categories:

  • Student Inclusive Excellence 
  • Advancing Diversity Scholarship 
  • Alumni Legacy 
  • Community Impact 
  • Outstanding Creative Contribution  

The nomination deadline is Friday, Aug. 10.

Please visit www.kent.edu/ksuds for nomination criteria and submission information.