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April 28, 2020: Sixteenth Annual Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards, Gunter Theatre, Peace Center, Greenville, SC. Click here to register for this event.



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Sixteenth Annual Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards

Peace Center, Gunter Theatre, Greenville, SC
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
5 - 8 p.m.

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Nominations are now open for the sixteenth annual Upstate Diversity Leadership Awards Celebration, which will be held on April 28th at the Peace Center, Gunter Theatre, in Greenville.

Hosted by the Greenville Chamber and the Riley Institute at Furman in partnership with Upstate Chambers, this annual event honors individuals, schools, and organizations who exhibit leadership in promoting diversity in the Upstate.

Awards are presented in the following six categories: Individual, High School Student, College Student, Business, Nonprofit, International, and K-12 school (separate application form). Click here to view a list of past winners.

Criteria for nominations include:

  • Nominees (individuals, organizations, and businesses) should be role models in the Upstate for promoting an inclusive work or community environment and/or for championing diversity as an important individual or organizational mission.
  • Nominees must be a current resident, organization, or business in the Upstate.
  • The Riley Institute, the Greenville Chamber, the Spartanburg Chamber, and the Anderson Chamber and their staff are not eligible for nomination.


Nomination forms

Nominations will close on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 11 pm.

Submit the completed form by mail to:
Megan Dodgens
Director, Diversity Leadership Strategies
The Riley Institute at Furman University
3300 Poinsett Highway
Greenville, S.C. 29613-1207

Or scan and send via email to Megan.Dodgens@furman.edu

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