The Marshall University Women of Color Committee is in search of women on Marshall University’s campus and in Huntington Community to award the prominent Marshall University Women of Color Award.
Our Women of Color Day celebration recognizes individuals who have conscientiously endeavored to increase respect for women of color and have contributed greatly towards promoting multicultural understanding and gender equality at Marshall University or in the Huntington Community.
The 2018 Women of Color Day will be held on March 6, 2018, at 12 noon in the Memorial Student Center room BE5. The day promises to be fun filled as well as informative.
If you know someone who you would like to nominate for this prestigious award we ask that you please submit the nomination form below. The deadline for nominations will be Friday February 16, 2018.
If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact one of our committee members:
Women of Color Award Nomination Form
Nominees must Live, work, or volunteer in Cabell County or be a Marshall University employee or student.
Nominees will be selected based on the following areas:
- Huntington community and/or Marshall University service
- Contribution towards promoting multicultural understanding and gender equality at Marshall University or in the Huntington community
A completed nomination form must have the following:
- Nominee’s resume and list of honors and activities
- A letter from nominating person stating why the nominee should receive the MU Women of Color Award. (Letters need to have contact information (names, phone number and email) of both the nominee and person recommending the nominee.
Nominating forms must be submitted by February 16, 2018.
If you would like to mail in a nomination please send all nominations to:
Women of Color Committee
C/O Center for African American Students Program
1W25 MSC – Marshall University
Huntington, WV 25755-3504