Wednesday 22 June 2016
The University of the Sunshine Coast is committed to creating a work and study environment which values the rich diversity of its staff and students, facilitates equitable access and full participation for those from disadvantaged backgrounds or who are under-represented, and in which all members of the University community take personal responsibility for working to eliminate discriminatory practices.
Nominate NOW for a 2016 Vice-Chancellor and President’s Equity and Diversity Award (self-nomination is acceptable).
The Vice Chancellor and President’s Equity and Diversity Awards recognise and reward outstanding effort by staff, students and Alumni of The University of The Sunshine Coast in promoting equity and diversity within the University and the wider community. Awards are open to individuals or to groups of USC staff and/or students and Alumni (self-nomination is acceptable).
The University of the Sunshine Coast’s Vice-Chancellor and President's Equity and Diversity Awards for 2016 will be presented at the opening address of USC Diversity Week, the Vice-Chancellor and President's Awards presentation, to be held on the morning of Monday 22 August 2016.
An award will be presented in each of the following three categories:
- Staff member or group of staff members
- Student or group of students; and
- Alumni of the University of the Sunshine Coast.
To nominate, complete the Vice-Chancellor and President's Equity and Diversity Award Application and submit via email to Diversity@usc.edu.au or in person to Student Central, Ground floor Building C, Sippy Downs campus.
For further information please refer to the Vice-Chancellor and President’s Equity & Diversity Award Guidelines. You are also welcome to discuss your nomination with Marjorie Blowers, Access and Diversity Officer at Diversity@usc.edu.au or telephone 07 5430 1180.
Diversity Week Activity Grants are available to USC staff and student groups up to a maximum of $700 to assist with costs of running relevant activities and events during Diversity Week.
Check Guidelines for further information on organising your activity. Complete the Activity Grant Application and submit via email to Diversity@usc.edu.au or in person to Student Central, Ground floor, Building C, Sippy Downs campus.
For assistance or further information about the Activity Grants, contact The Access and Diversity Officer, Marjorie Blowers at Diversity@usc.edu.au or Phone: 07 5430 1180.