ESC Awards Program
Award Categories

The Engagement Scholarship Consortium’s Awards Program provides institutional recognition of excellence in engaged scholarship. Awards of excellence of engaged scholarship will recognize exemplary institutional programs in several categories:  Student, Faculty, Staff, and Community Partner. In addition, ESC will recognize Institutional Leadership as well as the Distinguished Engaged Scholar. 

Award Categories

A.  Excellence in Student Community Engagement Award (Open to all student-led engagement programs – undergraduate, graduate, and professional students). 

B.  Excellence in Faculty Community Engagement Award (Open to all faculty, regardless of rank and tenure status).

C.  Excellence in Community Partner Engagement Award (Open to community-based organizations – nonprofit, public agencies, NGO’s).  

D.  Excellence in Staff Engagement Award (Open to all college or university staff regardless of length of service).

E.  Institutional Leadership Award (Open to all public and private, 2 & 4-year institutions of higher education).

F.  Distinguished Engaged Scholar (Open to scholars representing institutions of higher education, nonprofit organizations, or public agencies).