William Scoones Nominations Sought


Contributed by Deborah Mohlenhoff

The Center for Student Leadership and Involvement is seeking nominations for the William Scoones Community Service Award. The award was established to provide recognition for students who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to community service.

The criteria for the award is as follows:

* Performed an act or acts of service that had significant impact, either on an individual or group in the Ithaca community

* Sustained service over and above normal expectations

* Positively encouraged the spirit of volunteerism and demonstrated commitment and dedication to the cause

* Fostered a positive relationship between Ithaca College and the surrounding community

* Promoted involvement of others in Community Service

* Maintained a minimum 2.5 GPA and be in good judicial standing at the time the award recipients are chosen and presented

Please nominate worthy recipients by emailing names to Deb Mohlenhoff ([mailto:dmohlen@ithaca.edu]). Nominated students will then receive an application packet. Please submit all nominations by March 22. The awards will be presented at the annual Celebration of Service on April 6, 2006.