The Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award recognizes one senior faculty member each year. Honorees (who must be affiliated with a Campus Compact member institution) are recognized for exemplary engaged scholarship, including leadership in advancing students’ civic learning, conducting community-based research, fostering reciprocal community partnerships, building institutional commitments to service-learning and civic engagement, and other means of enhancing higher education’s contributions to the public good.
The award — previously known as the Thomas Ehrlich Faculty Award for Service-Learning — is named in honor of Thomas Ehrlich, former chair of the Campus Compact board of directors and president emeritus of Indiana University.
Nominations & Recipients
Nomination & selection
Learn about nominations & the criteria used to select a winner
Learn about Ehrlich Award recipients since its inception in 1995.
Faculty Award Partner
Campus Compact is proud to partner with the Swearer Center for Public Service at Brown University for the administration of the Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award and the Ernest A. Lynton Award for the Scholarship of Engagement.