The prestigious John T. McCartney Excellence in Diversity Education Award is named in honor of the beloved Lafayette faculty member, Dr. John McCartney, and aims to recognize a faculty member who embodies intellectual passion, student mentorship, and a steadfast commitment to diversity.

The recipient of this award will demonstrate a profound dedication to fostering high academic achievement among their students while actively promoting cultural awareness within the campus community. Such exemplary efforts contribute to a more inclusive and supportive educational environment for all.

This year, the award will be presented at the Annual Faculty, Administrator, and Trustee Dinner in May. Nominations for deserving candidates are now being accepted until 5 p.m. Mon., April 29.

To nominate a faculty member who exemplifies these qualities, please use the following link: McCartney Award Nominations