The Human Rights Initiative Award
The Queen's Human Rights Initiative Award is given annually in recognition of initiatives that have made an outstanding contribution to the advancement of equality and human rights at Queen's University.
Nominations for the Queen's Human Rights Initiative Award will be considered on the basis of four criteria:
- The originality of the initiative
- Its positive impact on the University Community,
- its sustainability and;
- how it has encouraged partnerships/cooperation among community constituents.
Nomination deadline: January 17th each year
To submit a nomination:
- Fill in this nomination form and mail to the Selection Committee, Queen's Human Rights Initiative Award c/o the Human Rights Office at B506 Mackintosh Corry, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, or e-mail email@example.com or fax (613) 533-6576.
2002 Peer education program on sexual assault, Residence Life Office
2003 Educational outreach program, HIV/AIDS Regional Services
2004 Reelout Queer Festival Services
2005 Accessibility Queen's
2007 Four Directions Aboriginal Centre
2008 Campaign for a Hate-free campus, Queen's University Muslim Students Association
2009 QUIC English Language Group
2010 Queen's Heath and Human Rights Conference, HHRC Team, Queen's School of Medicine
2011 EQUIP Queerientation
2012 Anti Stigma Workshops in Residence, HCDS Peer Educators, AMS Social Issues Commission,Residence Life