Center for Civic Engagement

President's Award for Leadership

Presented in partnership by the CCE and Student Involvement, the President’s Award for Leadership is an honor bestowed annually to students and others who advance leadership and engagement at WSU. Recipients of this prestigious award demonstrate exceptional leadership and service to the university and the community as well as to those who support leadership development in WSU students. The award categories are student, student group, faculty or staff, and community organization. Click the Deadlines & Criteria button below for deadlines and how to apply.

The President's Award is presented at the LEAD Award Ceremony during Civic Engagement Week in April. The ceremony is live streamed for Global Campus students and others at a distance.


2017 President's Award Deadlines

  • February 6: Nominations & Applications Open
  • February 20: Student Nominations Due
  • March 10: All Applications Due by 5 PM
  • April 18: LEAD Award Ceremony

Please note that students must submit an application and letters of recommendation (nominations can count as a letter) to be considered. All other categories require a nomination or application only.


 Past President's Award Recipients