Diversity Awards

Let's celebrate our campus diversity advocates!

Below is the criteria highlighting the qualities that would warrant a diversity award nomination. If you know a student, employee, community member, or campus group who meet one or more of the criteria outlined below, please submit your nomination(s) form today!  

Nominations deadline: Friday, March 15, 2024

  • Acts as a role model or ally in advocating for diversity efforts.
  • Creates an inclusive culture by actively engaging on-campus and in the community to support diversity and inclusion.
  • Take steps to increase cultural awareness and positive change on campus.
  • Leads positive actions or interventions to close equity gaps and enable all members of our campus communities to realize their full potential.
  • Takes a proactive role in educating the campus community on matters of inequity or disparities.
  • Promotes cross-cultural connections and self-discovery.
  • Offers programming to help the campus community learn more about practical ways to enhance equity, diversity, and/or inclusion.
  • Applies evidence and service excellence principles to tackle issues effectively to improve the experiences for students and staff. 

Awards will be presented at the April 10th board meeting.


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For questions please email: Monica Acuna


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If disability accommodations (e.g. communications access, alternate formats) are needed to participate fully in this event, please submit your request to AccommodationsRequest@cerritos.edu within seven school days in advance of the event.