Loyola University Chicago

Center for Experiential Learning

Community Engagement Awards

Each year, the Center for Experiential Learning presents awards to recognize and celebrate some of the exceptional community-based learning work happening around Chicago and beyond.


Community Partner Award for Co-Education

Our community organization partners are critical to our students’ learning, and we want to celebrate that with this award for organizations that are truly outstanding in their support of our students. Any organization that hosted a student in Spring 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021 is eligible. Consider nominating your organization or another for this award that includes a $500 prize to support the work of the organization! Find out more about nominating a community partner here. Nominations are due March 15th, 2021. 


Student Awards

Each year, we are pleased to present awards that honor student excellence in community engagement through service-learning and academic internships. If you’ve worked with an outstanding undergraduate student or group of students this year, please consider nominating them for an award. Any student who participated in service-learning or an academic internship in Fall 2020 or Spring 2021 is eligible. Each award comes with a $500 prize! Find out more about nominating a student here. Nominations are due Monday, March 15, 2021.