Student Civic Leadership Awards

Chancellor's Student Civic Leadership Awards

Nomination deadline: Friday, Feburary 11, 2022 
Complete this nomination form! 

Washington Campus Compact sponsors the Chancellor's Student Civic Leadership awards. As a Washington Campus Compact member institution, we have the opportunity to recognize and award two of our student civic leaders. The Chancellor’s Student Civic Leader Award recognizes students that are addressing critical issues on their campuses and in their communities through service and social entrepreneurship.

Students are nominated by faculty, staff, administrators, community partners, or can self-nominate for consideration by their institution’s president. Both graduate and undergraduate students are eligible for nomination.

Student Nominee Criteria

  • Currently enrolled in a Washington Campus Compact institution as a graduate or undergraduate student
  • Has demonstrated civic engagement through Social entrepreneurship, service, advocacy, campus clubs/organizations, volunteering, and/or work-study positions 
  • Demonstrates the ability to unite their peers along critical issues while remaining open to ideological solutions that may differ from their own

Selection and recognition

Each year, UW Bothell’s Chancellor selects two outstanding student civic leaders at UW Bothell. Award recipients will receive the following:    

  • Access to a learning community with other student civic leaders
  • Invitation to the awards ceremony where they will be recognized (tentatively planned for in-person in April)
  • Automatic consideration and eligibility for the Governor’s Student Civic Leader Award (including a financial award)
  • Professional development opportunities

For more information, contact Emily Christian (