University Engagement Recognition Awards

Ohio State’s University Engagement Recognition Awards honor faculty, staff, students and community partners for outstanding achievement in meaningful partnerships that produce engaged scholarship and community impact.

2019 awardees will be recognized at a ceremony on May 2 at 10 a.m. in the Ohio Union, U.S. Bank Conference Theater. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP requested at

Below you will find more detailed information about the awards for each category. A total of $20,500 will be awarded across all categories.

Sponsoring units: Offices of International Affairs, Outreach and Engagement, Service-Learning, Student Life, and Undergraduate Education; and the Wexner Medical Center.

For more information, email

Click on the appropriate link below to submit an application/nomination for the 2019 University Engagement Recognition Awards.

Recognition Awards Overview and Criteria