Martin Luther King at Creighton

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. CELEBRATION WEEK

Award Nominations

Martin Luther King, Jr. Student Leadership Award 2017 Nomination Survey

This award is given to individuals who have demonstrated Dr. King's legacy in the areas of social justice and civil rights advocacy. Honorees have exhibited distinguished civic, cultural or volunteer service and demonstrated a commitment to education and community ideals espoused by Creighton University's mission statement.

Please submit a nomination for a student no later than: Monday, November 7, 2016 at 4:30pm.

John P. Schlegel, SJ Diversity Awards

The John P. Schlegel, SJ Diversity Awards recognize and celebrate innovative and/or effective initiatives to support and advance diversity on the Creighton campus. There are three award categories:

  1. Academic/Administrative Department
  2. Individual
  3. Diversity related scholarship/research

Please use this form to submit a nomination for one of the above categories no later than Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 4:30 p.m.

The award recipients will be selected based on the following criteria:

  1. Nominees must demonstrate outcomes or results that promote positive diversity or inclusion initiatives/actions for the University and its mission.
  2. Involvements in local community diversity-related partnerships that support Creighton are strongly valued.
  3. Diversity initiatives that support a broad campus population (students, patients, parents, faculty and staff) are highly valued.
  4. Overall positive impact to the University’s diversity and inclusion efforts.

Award recipients will be recognized at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 during MLK Week at Creighton University

Dr. Martin Luther King JR. Drum Major Award

Creighton University would like to acknowledge moral, religious or spiritual leaders who represent the ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Toward this end, we are soliciting nominations for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major Award. The nominee(s) must demonstrate qualities promoting social justice whose efforts have had a significant impact on the lives of the community with inspiration to meet the challenges society faces today. All submissions must include the individual(s) name, organization affiliate (if applicable) and a brief description of their accomplishments. Please submit nominations by November 14.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award

Creighton University would like to acknowledge individuals who represent the ideals of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Toward this end, we are soliciting nominations for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award. The nominee(s) must demonstrate qualities promoting social justice, racial harmony and civic rights with a commitment to the educational and community ideals espoused by Creighton University’s Mission Statement, coupled with high personal integrity. All submissions must include the individual(s) name, company affiliate (if applicable) and a brief description of their accomplishments. Please submit nominations by November 14.