The nomination period for the 2017 Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award is now open!
The award recognizes excellence in engaged teaching and scholarship The Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award recognizes one senior faculty member (posttenure or middle-to-late career if not in a tenure line) each year. Honorees (who must be affiliated with a Campus Compact member institution) are recognized for exemplary engaged scholarship, including leadership in advancing students’ civic learning, conducting communitybased research, fostering reciprocal community partnerships, building institutional commitments to servicelearning and civic engagement, and other means of enhancing higher education’s contributions to the public good.
The recipient and finalists will be announced in early fall 2017 and will be honored at Campus Compact’s National Conference in March 2018.
In addition, the winner will receive a $2,000 award. More information about the award and application guidelines can be found here.
Nominations will be accepted until 11:59 PM EDT on June 6, 2017.
Learn more about the award and nominate an engaged scholar HERE.