Award for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Leadership
This award recognizes exceptional leadership efforts and contributions to the advancement of GLBT people and communities at UCSF beyond the scope of an individual's job, area of research, or academic training. Each year three individuals—one faculty, one staff, one student/resident/postdoctoral scholar—whether GLBT or not, are selected to receive this award.
Eligibility Requirements for Nomination
Nominees must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Be a UCSF academic or staff employee (with a minimum 50% appointment), or a student, a resident, or a postdoctoral scholar at the time of nomination (questions regarding academic status, employment, and enrollment eligibility can be answered by Human Resources or Student Academic Affairs prior to submitting a nomination).
Have not previously received the award.
Have exhibited and sustained efforts exhibiting GLBT leadership at UCSF as delineated below by the applicable "Selection Criteria.”
Nominees will be evaluated based on the following criteria and individuals who meet one or more are eligible for nomination:
Status: elevating the equality and status of GLBT people on campus
Visibility: increasing the visibility of GLBT experiences and issues on campus
Mentoring: helping to create and participating in career and academic mentoring for GLBT people on campus
Education and Research: contributing to the generation and dissemination of knowledge on GLBT health and well-being through education, research, and public presentations
Advancement: promoting and advancing the admission, recruitment, and upward mobility of GLBT people on campus
Required Nomination Materials
Please submit a nomination packet either electronically or in hard copy containing the following documents:
The completed nomination form with appropriate seconds and signatures.
A descriptive summary written by the nominator about the nominee's qualifications as related to the applicable “Selection Criteria” (specific examples per each criterion recommended). Please note: Only four pages maximum, submitted in letter format, will be accepted.
Two supporting letters written by the seconds attesting to the nominee’s contributions. Please note: Only two supporting letters, each limited to two pages maximum, will be accepted.
Nomination Form (Word)
Ceremony Videos 2011, 2012