UAlbany 2017 President’s Awards for Exemplary Public Engagement

Open to UAlbany Faculty, Staff, Students, Programs/Projects and their Community Partners

The Office for Public Engagement invites nominations for the 2017 President's Awards for Exemplary Public Engagement. These awards honor individuals, projects and programs that have made outstanding contributions to addressing a significant societal need and enhancing public well-being through community-engaged research, creative activity, teaching, academic study and/or public service.

To apply

  • Carefully review the Call for Nominations (CFN) for eligibility requirements, nomination process, judging criteria, and documentation required.
  • Prepare nomination materials requested in the CFN including the Application Cover Sheet.
  • Submit your nomination and supporting materials by 5:00 pm. on Friday, February 17, 2017.  See CFN for full details.

Nominations will be reviewed by a selection committee. Winners will be recognized at the 2017 President’s Awards for Exemplary Public Engagement at the Recital Hall in the University’s Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

Questions:  Email Mary Hunt at or call 442-3470.

View videos about the 2016 Award Winners