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Gene Mitchell Gray Pioneer Award

Nomination Form

Nomination Deadline

  • February 1, 2019

This award recognizes the outstanding, pro-active contributions of students who serve the campus community and promote diversity and inclusion. The recipient will have demonstrated service, leadership, social advocacy, and/or a commitment to the spirit of cultural enrichment and the appreciation of differences on campus.

A current biographical sketch of the nominee is requested along with the nomination form and letter.

The honoree will be selected by Commission for Blacks members.

Criteria:

  1. The nominee must be currently enrolled as a full-time UT Knoxville student.
  2. The nominee must be in good standing, in both academics and student conduct.
  3. The nominee must be openly pro-active in his/her beliefs in a diverse & inclusive university community.
  4. The nominee must be actively involved within the UT community, including participating in an organization/group that promotes diversity.

Nomination Procedure

Please download the nomination form to your computer first and then complete it. Please send the completed nomination form, your nomination statement, and a current biographical sketch of the nominee via email to the Commission for Blacks at cfb@utk.edu.

For more information, please visit Commission for Blacks website or send an email to cfb@utk.edu.

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