Citing or Acknowledging CUAHSI

NSF policy stipulates grantee responsibility for acknowledging material based on or developed with NSF support in any publication, including web pages. Your acknowledgment of CUAHSi support provides a measure of CUAHSI's success. 

We recommend using the following to acknowledge CUAHSI in your work: 

"This material is based on [data, workshop, and/or grant][provided/facilitated] by CUAHSI with support from the National Science Foundation (NSF) Cooperative Agreement No. EAR-1849458."

You may also reference CUAHSI's Strategic Plan: 

CUAHSI. 2018. CUAHSI Strategic Plan 2018 - 2023.

CUAHSI Logos and Usage Standards

CUAHSI logos can be used to acknowledge CUAHSI support. You may use the logo to: 

  • Acknowledge CUAHSI for support 
  • Link to CUAHSI website 
  • Acknowledge CUAHSI assistance 

The logo cannot be used in a manner that falsely implies employment by or affiliation with CUAHSI. CUAHSI's logo may not be used to endorse a product or service. 

No explicit permission is necessary to use the CUAHSI logo.

Whenever possible, the full-color CUAHSI logo should be used. 

Questions regarding use of the CUAHSI logo should be sent to


Permission to use photos and illustrations appearing on CUAHSI digital and print outlets is granted on a case-by-case basis. Some are public domain, some are created by contractors, and some are used with specific permission granted by the owner. Therefore, photos and illustrations found on CUAHSI digital and print outlets should not be reused without permission. 

For information about the copyright holders of a given photo or illustration found on CUAHSI digital and print outlets, how the owners can be contacted, and what, if any, use those owners allow of their material, please provide the URL and file name on which the photo or illustration appears and send to

  • CUAHSI 4-Color Logo



    The 4-color logo is CUAHSI's primary trademark. Strong effort should be made to use this version at all times. The variations below help solve certain issues when use of the 4-color version is not feasible. As such, they should not be used based on an artistic preference. 

  • CUAHSI 4-Color Logo with URL


    The 4-color logo with URL should be used if sufficient space is provided. 

  • CUAHSI Wrap Text Logo


    The 4-color logo with text wrap logo is for limited use, generally only when size is a concern. 

  • CUAHSI 4-Color Logo Without Text


    The 4-color logo without text is for limited use, generally only when printing the logo at a small scale where the text will be illegible. 

  • CUAHSI Black and White Logo


    The grayscale vector logo is also a limited use logo. It should only be used when it is known that it will be printed using a black and white laser printer.