Lavender Graduate Recognition & Pride Awards

2017 Announcement

2017 Lavender Graduate Recognition & Pride Awards Banquet, May 10, 2017

Each spring, LGBTQIA Programs and Services sponsors a celebration of UMKC Lavender Graduates, an event celebrating the achievements of our LGBTQIA graduates and honoring the contributions of UMKC students, faculty and staff.

Graduating students may register to attend the banquet here.     |      All other RSVPs can be submitted here.

For more information contact or 816-235-1639.


UMKC Pride Awards serves to acknowledge members of the UMKC community who have contributed to the betterment of our LGBTQIA community through education, support, programming, or activism. These select awards aim to identify outstanding individuals who have contributed through these areas of service and outreach, establishing a safer and more welcoming environment at UMKC.

A description of each award is listed below. Nominations can be submitted here.

A special thanks to our 2017 Lavender Graduation Sponsors:

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