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The John W. Rice Diversity & Equity Award

Nomination Form

Each district or college is strongly encouraged to provide nominations for this prestigious award to honor district or college employees, programs, and activities that have made the greatest contribution toward the Vision for Success, diversity, and student equity in the California Community Colleges by:

  1. Filling out the nomination form.
  2. Attaching support letter(s).

Please limit completion of each nomination form to a maximum of two pages. A one to two minute edited video will be produced by the Chancellor's Office. This video will be shown at the awards ceremony and/or made available on the Chancellor's Office website.

Please return your completed nomination form(s) no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 27, 2018.

Completed nomination form(s) may be submitted:

By email as attachment:

By dropbox:

By mail address to: (PDF or Word doc only) will provide you with a folder

California Community Colleges Chancellor's Offiice
Attn: Rosa Estrada
1102 Q Street, Suite 4400
Sacramento, CA 95811

The winner(s) will be honored with a beautiful award at the ceremony, which will take place on July 17, 2018 at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento.


If you have any questions, contact Rosa Estrada via email or phone: (916) 323-2759.
The Dr. John W. Rice Diversity & Equity Awards are proudly sponsored by The Foundation for California Community Colleges.
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