Nominations for UNC Community Engagement Awards Due Nov. 1

Nominations for UNC's first-ever Embracing Community Engaged Scholarship and Partnership Awards to recognize excellence and scholarship in the field of community-based research, community-based learning, and community partner building are due Tuesday, Nov. 1. Categories awarded will include: undergraduate student, graduate student, faculty member, staff (exempt and classified staff), and Greeley/Weld County/regional organization.

All nominee finalists will be recognized with a commemorative certificate at the award ceremony during Embracing Community at 1 p.m. Nov. 15 in the University Center ballrooms. One undergraduate and one graduate student will receive a $100 cash award, while one community organization, one faculty and one UNC staff member will receive a plaque.

Nominees are not required to present at Embracing Community but are encouraged to do so if possible.

Nomination forms and instructions can be found on the Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership website.

For more information, please visit: http://www.unco.edu/hsl/ect.html