The CSCC Outstanding Community Service Award recognizes and celebrates a faculty-student team that has demonstrated exceptional dedication to ethical community service, creating a positive and sustainable impact on the local community. This prestigious award honors projects that exemplify the spirit of service-learning, combining academic knowledge with real-world applications to address community needs in contemporary China. The faculty-student team receives USD 500 and a certificate attesting to this award at the CSCC annual conference.
Nomination Letter Submission Deadline: September 22, 2023
Submission of supporting materials: October 6, 2023
Notification of Recipient: The name of the recipient will be announced via the CSCC email listserv prior to the Annual Conference.
The recipient is selected by the CSCC Award Committee consisting of faculty representatives from the research clusters and faculty members from Duke University. The recipient of the CSCC Outstanding Community Service Award will be selected based on the following five criteria:
The CSCC Outstanding Community Service Award celebrates the transformative power of ethical community service and service-learning projects that exemplify the core values of the university. By recognizing outstanding faculty-student teams, we seek to inspire and promote a culture of responsible citizenship and community engagement in the field of contemporary China studies.