Engagement Awards

Campus

Kansas State University Excellence in Engagement Award

Established in 2011 by the Office of Provost, the Kansas State University Excellence in Engagement awards are given to highlight excellence in engaged scholarship (via research, teaching, and/or outreach).  These awards recognize KSRE and campus faculty initiatives that demonstrate innovative and/or sustained efforts in university/community engagement positively impacting both university and community partners. See more.


National

American Association for the Advancement of Science Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science

Awarded by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), this award recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science activities. Deadline October. See more.

Ernest A. Lynton Award for the Scholarship of Engagement for Early Career Faculty

Sponsored by the New England Resource Center for Higher Education, this award recognizes early career faculty who connects him or her teaching, research, and service to community engagement. Deadline May. See more.

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Distinguished Research Award

Awarded by the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE), this award recognizes outstanding career contributions to scholarship on service-learning and community engagement. This award recognizes researchers who have distinguished records of research and scholarly contributions. The award recognizes a researcher's sustained commitment to research in this area over time. Deadline May. See more.

International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement Early Career Research Award

Awarded by the International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement (IARSLCE), this award recognizes early career contributions to scholarship on service-learning and community engagement. This award recognizes researchers who have distinguished records of research and scholarly contributions early in their careers (individuals who have received a terminal degree in their discipline or profession within the past seven years). Deadline May.

Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award

Sponsored by Campus Compact, this award recognizes one senior faculty member for exemplary engaged scholarship, including leadership in advancing students' civic learning, conducting community-based research, fostering reciprocal community partnerships, building institutional commitments to service-learning and civic engagement, and other means of enhancing higher education's contributions to the public good. Deadline April. See more.

International

MacJannet Prize for Global Citizenship

Sponsored by the Talloires Network and the MacJannet Foundation, this award recognizes exceptional student community engagement initiatives at Talloires Network member universities and contributions financially to their ongoing public service efforts. Deadline January. See more.