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Service-Learning & Volunteer Programs

Student Awards / Scholarships

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Service-Learning & Volunteer Programs

Office Location:
715 S. New St.
Commonwealth Hall, Lower Level
Enter at Student Health Services
West Chester, PA 19383


Phone: 610-436-3379
Fax: 610-430-5600

Student Awards / Scholarships

The Office of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs encourages faculty, staff, students, and community partners to recognize WCU students who demonstrate a strong commitment to public service by nominating those individuals or groups for their achievements. 

WCU Outstanding Public Service Award

Criteria: This will be presented to an individual who exhibits an ongoing commitment to community service.  Recipients should demonstrate a strong desire to serve their community and regularly participate in public service opportunities.  

Award: Recipients receive a certificate and a scholarship through the West Chester University Foundation. 

Who Can Nominate: Current students, WCU faculty/staff and recent alumni (defined as May 2017 graduates)  There is no limit to the number of nominations that a group or individual receives.  You may also self-nominate. If you have questions, contact Charlie Warner at CWarner@wcupa.edu

How to Submit Nominations: Nominator for this award has a series of questions to answer found in the award section on OrgSync.  Nominations are due NO LATER than March 25, 2018 at 11:45 pm on OrgSync - www.wcupa.edu/involvement.  Attend the 21st Annual Leadership Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Sykes Union Ballrooms.

Student Organization Community Service Award

Criteria:  Qualifying recipients are a group/organization that has created, participated in, and coordinated a wide variety of community service projects that have made a difference in our community.  (A listing of the projects should be attached to the application as a one page summary).  Eligible service nominations will have occurred between March 20, 2017 and March 25th, 2018.

Who Can Nominate: Current student, WCU Faculty/staff and recent alumni (defined as May 2017 graduates) Groups can be nominated several times by different people  there is no limit to the number of nominations that a group receives.  You may also self-nominate.  If you have questions, contact Charlie Warner at Cwarner@wcupa.edu

How to Submit Nominations: Nominator for this award has a series of questions to answer found in the award section on OrgSync.  Nominations are due NO LATER than March 25, 2018 at 11:45 pm on OrgSync - www.wcupa.edu/involvement.  Attend the 21st Annual Leadership Awards Ceremony on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm in the Sykes Union Ballrooms.

RAMdom Excellence

Award: RAMdom Excellence is awarded monthly to student organizations for outstanding efforts both on campus and off. This spotlight program is sponsored through the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement.

Who Can Nominate: Anyone.

Criteria:  Qualifying recipients are student clubs, organizations, or teams that have displayed dedication, hard work, creativity, and enthusiasm.

How to Submit Nominations: Nominations are due by the last day of each month. Click here to submit.

Ram Pride Rock Star!

Award: Do you know someone who has done a Rock Star job this month? Nominate yourself or someone that you know who should be recognized for their outstanding efforts in their student organization! This spotlight program is sponsored through the Office of Student Leadership & Involvement.

Who Can Nominate: Anyone.

Criteria:  Qualifying recipients are individuals within student clubs, organizations, or teams that have gone above and beyond the call of duty.

How to Submit Nominations: Nominations are due by the last day of each month. Click here to submit.


If you have questions or comments about awards or scholarships, contact the Director of Service-Learning and Volunteer Programs

Jodi Roth-Saks
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