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Excellence in Community Partnership

The Excellence in Community Partnership Award is presented by President Laurie S. Nichols and Provost Kate Miller, in cooperation with UW’s Engagement Task Force, to recognize community organizations that have rendered exceptional outreach and/or engagement within Wyoming’s communities through partnership with the University of Wyoming. Awards will be presented to community organizations with a distinguished record of engagement. Recipients of these awards have made a significant contribution to our institution’s culture of engagement, further establishing and strengthening the University of Wyoming’s commitment to supporting the communities we serve.

Application Process and Requirements

Substantive and detailed information outlining the community organization’s qualifications and reasons for applying or being nominated should be submitted by April 9, 2018 at the link below. Each application must include:

  1. The completed application form

  2. A narrative describing the community agency, their partnership and its achievements (500-750 words)

The narrative should summarize the community organization’s partnership and subsequent project with the University of Wyoming. It should describe in detail how the partnership developed with the University of Wyoming and why. It should also describe the impact that this partnership has had on the community it served and the University of Wyoming community.

Award Guidelines

Recipients of the Community Partnership Award will have demonstrated an exceptional record of engagement with the community through a partnership with the University of Wyoming. The award will be given to the community agency/group/institution that demonstrates excellence in collaborative work with university students and faculty, resulting in a partnership that produces positive differences in the community and enhances student learning.

Timetable of Activities

Nominate a Community Partner now!

Nominations accepted beginning: March 19, 2018

Nomination due: April 9, 2018

Award: May 11, 2018 – President’s Commencement Recognition Dinner


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