STUDENT AWARD NOMINATION
The SWC Student Access Award recognizes a student who has made a significant difference to life on campus for students with disabilities through involvement and advocacy for access and Universal Design.
The student must meet the following criteria:
- Be a current SWC student
- Minimum 2.0 grade point average
- Letter of recommendation from an SWC faculty or staff member.
SWC FACULTY/STAFF/ADMINISTRATOR AWARD NOMINATION
The SWC Diane Branman Access Award recognizes a SWC faculty, staff, or administrator, outside of Disability Support Services (DSS), who is distinguished by their especially significant contribution to the education of persons with disabilities through Universal Design principles. This award is named for Diane Branman, who was the first DSS counselor at SWC and recently retired after more than thirty years of service devoted to students with disabilities.
- Open to all current SWC faculty, staff or administrators outside of the DSS Office
SWC COMMUNITY AWARD NOMINATION
The SWC Community Organization Access Award recognizes the outstanding contribution by individuals or groups outside of SWC that directly or indirectly benefit persons with disabilities.
- Open to any individual, group, or organization outside of SWC
Any Southwestern College District stakeholder may submit a nomination. The nominator must submit a nomination form and a letter of recommendation describing how the student has made a significant difference to life on campus for students with disabilities through involvement and advocacy.
Download the ACCESS Nomination Form (PDF)
Thank you to local businesses and organizations who have made donations to the 2015 Annual Access Awards:
- Crown Cove Aquatic Center
- Sleep Train Amphitheatre
- San Diego Repertory Theatre
- Eastlake Tavern & Bowl
- The Salon on 30th
- Youngevity Corporation
- Real Santè Spa
- Sycuan (donated a free night stay and dinner for 2)