To make a nomination, click here. The deadline to make a nomination is Friday, April 3.
The Morgridge Center for Public Service Excellence in Civic Engagement Undergraduate Award is designed to recognize an undergraduate student who has made community and civic engagement integral to his/her college experience. This award honors student involvement in the community that promotes strong reciprocal partnerships with community agencies and makes a significant impact.
The Excellence in Civic Engagement Undergraduate Award recipient receives a $400 stipend and will be honored during the spring semester.
2019 Recipient Shasparay Lighteard
Shasparay served her community with her Humanities Exchange-Undergraduate Project; Black Arts Matters (BAM). Black Arts Matter successfully inaugurated a week-long Madison-based arts project geared toward supporting Black Artists including African-American, Caribbean, Afro-Latinx, and African Diaspora. The week-long event provided an interdisciplinary platform for performance, networking, and workshops for artists of color in the Madison area.
2018: Taylor Gilbertson
2017: Katherine Kokkinias
2016: Dania Shoukfeh
2015: Jacob Riederer
2014: Caitlin DeVos
2013: Allison Gundlach
2012: Katie Crean
2011: Jennifer Mathison & Allison Frankel
2010: Molly Reddy
2009: Casmir Turnquist-Held
2008: Laura Marie Scheinholtz
2007: Jenna Klink