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Call for Nominations for Yvette Milner Jones Award: Deadline Extended to March 5

February 24, 2021 7:45 AM

We invite you to submit your nominations now through March 5 for the Yvette Milner Jones Award to recognize those who have gone above and beyond for Tulane.

This award is bestowed once every three years to an outstanding staff member or administrator in recognition of their superior achievements, dedicated service and involvement in the affairs of the Tulane University community. The recipient will receive a $5,000 monetary award, which will be announced in March. Nominees should have achieved outstanding success in one or more of the following areas:

  • Communicating the university's mission, vision and accomplishments to develop partnerships and relationships that further advance the university;
  • Developing and growing relationships between the university and external constituents;
  • Building partnerships and relationships that facilitate the university's goal to positively impact the quality of life for residents in New Orleans and beyond by improving the learning environment for faculty and students;
  • Exhibiting leadership within the university;

Demonstrating innovation that enhances the university or the broader community.

Eligibility requirements, specific award criteria, the nomination process and nomination form can be found on the Office of Human Resources & Institutional Equity website.

If you have questions, please contact Christina Wallace at cwallac@tulane.edu.