Today, his legacy lives on through the Tony Quinn We Are STEMM Initiative at the University of Toledo.
The program strives to recruit and retain underrepresented minority students in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine through student fellowships, professional education, and mentoring programs.
The Tony Quinn Inclusive Excellence award is given annually to an individual who embodies Dr. Quinn’s commitment to mentoring students and his passion for increasing the participation of URM students in STEM.
Awardees are nominated by peers and mentees and the nomination cycle opens on January 1 and closes on August 1 annually.
The LSMRCE awards committee makes the final selection.
Recipients of the award are recognized at the LSMRCE annual conference and presented the award during the awards ceremony.
In addition, recipients will be listed on the LSMRCE website and reported in the Center’s annual report to the National Science Foundation.
Nominations now open until 8/1/2022 at 5pm.
Nominate an individual who you feel exemplifies excellence in mentoring and a commitment to increasing the participation of underrepresented students in STEM.
In your application narrative, please provide 2-3 examples of how this person impacts the success of URM STEM students.
If possible, please provide the CV of the nominee in the submission.
Contact Deb Cole at firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call 317-278-4753