Civic Engagement Awards

This award is given annually to first-year, undergraduate and graduate students, and one registered student organization in recognition of dedicated service to others that is substantial in breadth, quality and time commitment.

The service undertaken has resulted in a substantive and positive impact on the campus, local, national and international communities. The honorees have excelled in leadership and scholarship, improved the lives of others in innovative ways and demonstrated a commitment to equity and inclusion.

The nomination process starts during winter quarter.

First-Year Student Award Recipient

Mitra Arani
Mitra Arani is the 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement First Year Award.

Undergraduate Student Award Recipients

Neha Deshmukh
Neha Deshmukh is a 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement Undergraduate Award.
Luis Fernando Anguiano Quiroz
Luis Fernando Anguiano Quiroz is a 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement Undergraduate Award.
Prachi Verma
Prachi Verma is a 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement Undergraduate Award.

Graduate Student Award Recipient

Prayas Tiwari
Prayas Tiwari is the 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement Graduate Student Award.

Registered Student Organization Award Recipient

Project RISHI
Project RISHI is the 2021 recipient of the UC Davis Civic Engagement Student Organization Award.