ELP Award nominations being accepted

By Staff

The Excellence in Leadership Program (ELP) committee is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Excellence in Leadership Award. ELP is a university-sponsored leadership program that seeks to develop high-potential individuals as effective leaders.

Supported by the Office of the President, the program has been successfully completed by more than 300 university faculty, staff and CU Foundation affiliates in the past decade. The award recognizes an ELP graduate who has shown exemplary leadership at the university and who has demonstrated leadership in one or more of the following areas:

  • Organization, departments or teams
  • Projects, programs or research
  • Fiscal management or fundraising
  • Student instruction

Who is eligible? Any graduate of ELP currently working at the University of Colorado (see the ELP alumni list).

Who may nominate? Anyone who currently works at CU and who has worked with the nominee.

Deadline? Wednesday, Oct. 12.

How and where to submit? Complete the nomination form and submit by e-mail to Erin Russell,

The recipient of the award and the nominator(s) will be recognized during the Excellence in Leadership Luncheon and Lecture, set for Nov. 11 at Denver’s Brown Palace Hotel.