NEOMED is pleased to honor individuals who help promote diversity at the University and in their profession. The following awards are given annually to deserving students, as nominated by their peers, faculty, staff and mentors.
Community Builder Award
The Community Builder Award recognizes a medicine, pharmacy or graduate student who has demonstrated a commitment to being open and sensitive to the unique needs and interests to diverse populations. The award of $300 and plaque will be presented at the Valuing Community and Diversity Reception on November 27. Self-nominations are permitted. One recommendation form per nomination is required. Application deadline in November 1.
Pharmacy Diversity & Inclusion Excellence Award
The Pharmacy Diversity and Inclusion Excellence Award recognizes a NEOMED College of Pharmacy student who promotes and supports the needs, values, and respect of underrepresented communities and who is sensitive to the issues of diversity and takes action to promote the ideals of inclusion, equity, and community. This award will be presented at the Valuing Community and Diversity Reception on November 27. The winner of this award will be receive a financial scholarship sponsored by Walgreens in the amount of $2500. Application deadline is November 1. Self-nominations are permitted. One recommendation form per nomination is required.
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Employment and academic discrimination against any individual on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or veteran status is prohibited.