Office of the Senior Vice President and Vice Provost

President's Excellence in Diversity and Equity Award
Q & A

What kind of activities qualify as diversity and equity activities?

Please refer to OP 10.15 - To qualify for the President's Excellence in Diversity and Equity Award, applicants must satisfy one or more of the following criteria:

Who should write my letter of recommendation?

A faculty, staff, or student member who can clearly describe your contributions in the area of diversity and equity.

How can the awards be used?

The faculty and staff award is to be used for personal, professional, or academic use. The student award must be applied as a scholarship to support academic expenses.

How will my application be reviewed?

Applications will be reviewed by a committee of Texas Tech peers.

When will I find out if I received an award?

Award recipients will be announced at the President's Excellence in Diversity and Equity Award ceremony on Thursday, April 30, 2015 held at 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Who can I contact if I have additional questions?

Please contact Avelina Padilla at 742-7025 if you need more information.

Division of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Community Engagement
164 Administration Building
Mailstop 5024
Lubbock, TX 79409-5024
806-742-7025 phone | 806.742.2364 fax