Mayor's Award for Civic Engagement
for undergraduate seniors
The Mayor's Award for Civic Engagement was established to recognize a graduating senior who has reached beyond Columbia's campus and grown as a leader while making energetic, unselfish, and creative uses of his/her talents to make meaningful, positive contributions to the welfare, culture and vibrancy of the City of Chicago and its people.
The nomination deadline for this year has already passed. We are no longer accepting applications.
The Mayor's Award for Civic Engagement is open to:
Award based on:
- All graduating undergraduate seniors who have embodied Columbia's mission to conduct education in close relationship to its vital urban setting while serving an important civic purpose through active engagement in the life and culture of the City of Chicago
- Curricular achievement as well as outstanding extracurricular civic engagement activity
- $500 and the Mayor's Award for Civic Engagement certificate
- The three finalists will be asked to schedule an interview with the Provost early in March, 2013. The selected student will receive the award in April, 2013.
Contact: Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, Harold Wexler - 312/369-8659 or email@example.com