Grants and Awards

Chancellor's Award for Advancing Institutional Excellence

The Chancellor's Award for Advancing Institutional Excellence acknowledges outstanding achievement by Berkeley faculty in pursuit of the University's mission to create an inclusive environment, serving the needs of our increasingly diverse state, and highlighting inequalities in society and the pathways to resolving them.

  • Criteria: Faculty who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence by providing leadership to advance equitable access to education, address the needs of California's diverse population through public service, or highlight inequalities through rigorous  scholarly research.
  • Deadline for Nominations:  early fall 2016 – please check back for exact date
  • Award: $10,000 placed into a departmental account to be used at the discretion of the recipient.
  • Administered by: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Equity & Inclusion.