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About This Award
Founded in 1923, the Moms Association has more than 5,000 members. The Moms Association works to promote a stronger relationship between the University and the citizens of Illinois, and is one of the nation’s longest-serving parent organizations. The Moms Association supports programs, services and activities that promote the health, safety and well-being of the University community and serves as a parent liaison to the campus.
Two awards are presented: one to an undergraduate and one to a graduate/professional student. A successful nominee has performed outstanding and innovative service within the local community.
Each award includes a monetary award for the recipient and a grant to an organization of the recipient's choice.
Nominators, please address the following in your nomination:
- What specific need has the nominee addressed in the community?
- What innovative approach has the nominee used to address this need in the community?
- Which community service organization should receive a monetary award of $250, and how should it be used?