2015 Excellence in Philanthropy Award

Nominations are currently being accepted for the MWSU Foundation 2015 Excellence in Philanthropy Award.

Nominations must be submitted by 4:30 p.m., April 24, 2015.

The MWSU Foundation 2015 Excellence in Philanthropy Award will be presented at the MWSU Foundation Board meeting on Wednesday, May  6, 2015. Two representatives of the winning student organization will be invited to attend to accept the award.

This award recognizes service by a student organization which has demonstrated outstanding commitment to their community through direct financial contributions, development of charitable programs, volunteering and leadership in philanthropy.

Nominations will be considered for actions during the 2014-2015 academic year and will be based on the following criteria:

1. Description of project(s), including goals, process, budget (if relevant) and other people involved in the process (adult leaders or adviser, etc.),  and of the results that were achieved (time, talent and/or financial contribution given for the common good). (0-40 points)

2. Description of the impact the nominee had on the community, including numbers of people helped, financial impact, organizations helped, etc. (0-30 points)

3. Long term (1-2 years) impact of the nominee’s work. Will the project(s) be ongoing and has the nominee considered next steps or working on other projects? (0-20 points)

4. Evidence that the project(s) can serve as a prototype for others or is easily replicable in other communities. (0-10 points)

Click here to complete the nomination form.
Print the completed nomination form and return to Spratt Hall, Room 108, no later than 4:30 p.m., April 24, 2015.

For information about the Excellence in Philanthropy Award contact:
Laura Buhman
Development Officer