Nominations for MSU Diversity Awards due Feb. 11


January 25, 2011

The MSU President's Commission on the Status of Minorities is accepting nominations for the 2011 MSU Diversity Awards. The annual awards program is designed to recognize individuals and teams of individuals who have demonstrated a significant commitment to enhancing diversity at the university.

Nominations will be accepted in four categories: (1)faculty, (2)staff, (3)student, and (4)team. If suitable nominations are received, one award will be given in each category. Award recipients will receive a plaque and a $1,000 cash award.

See the link for "Diversity Awards" on the PCSM web site at http://www.committees.msstate.edu/pcsm/index.php for information on award criteria, nomination forms, and instructions on submitting nomination packets. Packets are due no later than 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 11.

Diversity award recipients will be recognized during the 2011 PCSM Diversity Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 23. For additional information, contact Rachel Singleton, Diversity Awards committee chair, at rsingleton@cfr.msstate.edu or 662-325-9376.