The ECHO Award is an award for talented students that are working to build a more inclusive society. Suitable candidates for the award are innovative thinkers and doers with great organisational skills who help make an impact on society. They can be a critical friend when it comes to finding constructive solutions to issues of exclusion. The winner wil get a fully catered summer course at UCLA in the United States in 2024.
The deadline to nominate a student is Thursday May 4th. The Diversity and Inclusion Expertise Office (EDI) will collect the university’s nominations and submit them to ECHO.
To nominate a student, send an email to the EDI at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
- Candidate’s name and email address
- A brief explanation of why you are nominating the student (ca. 250 words)
- If possible, the candidate’s CV and a short motivation statement.
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