Awards

CCWI gives out three annual awards to recognize those who have shown excellence in civic engagement. Winners of CCWI and national awards are honored every year at the annual CCWI Civic Engagement Institute.


2019 AWARD WINNERS

The Esther Letven Community-Campus Partnership Award was given to Healthy Food for All, a partnership with Edgewood College and to Midnight Run, a partnership with Marquette University. This award recognizes outstanding campus- community partnerships that produce measurable community impact as well as student growth and learning. 2019 Esther Letven Award Press Release

The Jack Keating Student Civic Leadership Award was given to Adria Bollendorf from Alverno College. This award honors students who work towards fulfilling the civic mission of their institution and Campus Compact for Wisconsin. 2019 Jack Keating Award Press Release

The Sister Joel Read Civic Engagement Practitioners Award was given to Carole Ferrara from Marquette University and to Penny Lyter from UW – Parkside. This award recognizes outstanding faculty or staff members who have made significant contributions to civic engagement on their campus. 2019 Sister Joel Read Award Press Release


2018 AWARD WINNERS

The Esther Letven Community-Campus Partnership Award, given to Milwaukee Area Technical College Community Connections & Conversations and to St. Norbert College Community Gardens Writing Partnership recognizes outstanding campus- community partnerships that produce measurable community impact as well as student growth and learning.  2018 Esther Letven Award Press Release

The Jack Keating Student Civic Leadership Award, given to Moraine Park Technical College’s Jose Bustos and to Marquette University’s Keoni Bailey, Marquette University, honors students who work towards fulfilling the civic mission of their institution and Campus Compact for Wisconsin. 2018 Jack Keating Award Press Release

The Sister Joel Read Civic Engagement Practitioners Award, given to UW-Madison’s Molly Schwebach and to Cardinal Stritch University’s Sean Lybeck-Smoak, recognizes outstanding faculty or staff members who have made significant contributions to civic engagement on their campus.  2018 Sister Joel Read Award Press Release


2017 AWARD WINNERS

The Esther Letven Community-Campus Partnership Award, given to Alverno Girls’ Academy of Science & Mathematics /Alverno College and Edgewood College Saint Vincent De Paul Partnership  recognizes outstanding campus- community partnerships that produce measurable community impact as well as student growth and learning.  2017 Esther Letven Award Press Release

The Jack Keating Student Civic Leadership Award, given to Marquette University’s Allison Dikanovic and Madison College’s Samantha Hunter, honors students who work towards fulfilling the civic mission of their institution and Wisconsin Campus Compact. 2017 Jack Keating Award Press Release

The Sister Joel Read Civic Engagement Practitioners Award, given to UW-Stevens Point’s Dorothy De Boer and UW-Parkside’s Jonathan Shailor, recognizes outstanding faculty or staff members who have made significant contributions to civic engagement on their campus.  2017 Sister Joel Read Award Press Release