Citizenship & Civic Engagement
Scholarships and Awards
High Impact Experiences
CCE helps to fund transformative learning experiences that empower innovation and collaboration in service to others, such as:
- a senior action plan to provide summer college prep for refugees in Syracuse
- an internship designing employee health and safety policy at Amazon
- researching legislation for 100% renewable energy in Bonaire
- studying the impact of education attainment on employment in Madrid
CCE’s Highest Honor: The Civically Engaged Citizen Award
Each year, the CCE community nominates seniors for CCE’s crowning achievement, the Civically Engaged Citizen Award. This award is given to those who demonstrate exceptional academics, dedication to a career in public service and a legacy of substantial impact on a policy-related field.
Pictured: 2021 Civically Engaged Citizen Awardee Ava Cohn ’21, CCE/psychology majors; social justice minor
Maggie Sardino, a senior majoring in citizenship and civic engagement, is one of 40 students selected by the British government to be a 2023 Marshall Scholar, an award that will finance Sardino's graduate degree studies in the U.K.
This award is given annually to a Syracuse University undergraduate student and a graduate student who have been significantly engaged in their community. Read about Lia's research and scholarship at Maxwell.
Morgan Eaton and Caitlyn Langille, both CCE/policy studies majors, and Abigail Tick, CCE/sociology, are among 8 Maxwell students selected for prestigious student honor.