Buford Peace Award nominations are open to faculty, students and staff. A four-member committee — comprised of a SSW faculty member appointed by the Dean, a UA faculty member, the previous year’s Buford Peace Award recipient and a SSW student — will meet to select the award recipient no later than Feb. 28.

The deadline to nominate is Feb. 12, 2021.

Buford Peace Award Nomination Form

The Buford Peace Award is granted annually to a UA faculty member whose teaching, research, practice and professional life have demonstrated exceptional levels of involvement in mediating human disputes, helping overcome prejudice, promoting justice and establishing peace. To be considered for this award, a nominee must be a current faculty member of The University of Alabama. A faculty member previously nominated for this honor may be nominated again with the submission of a 2021 nomination form and updated information.

Nominee Information

Nominator Information

Submit Letter of Nomination

Briefly explain how the nominee meets the criteria for the Buford Peace Award and why the person qualifies for this honor.
A CV and no more than one additional letter of support should be included at the nominator’s discretion.
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