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MacJannet Prize for Global Citizenship

As a member of the Talloires Network, the University of Minnesota is invited to submit up to 2 nominations to be considered for the MacJannet Prize for Global Citizenship. The MacJannet Prize was established in order to: recognize and encourage exceptional student community engagement and community service, financially support the ongoing work of university-based civic initiatives, elevate innovate civic engagement program models , strengthen public support for the global civic engagement movement in higher education, and to elevate the civic engagement of universities around the world.

The Office for Public Engagement is conducting an internal application process to determine the nominations that will represent the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in the award process. We would like to invite university units who want to be considered to submit applications by January 18, 2013. Nomination guidelines and forms are available at the Talloires Network website. Please submit a complete nomination form to public@umn.edu. U of M - Twin Cities finalists will advance to the international competition. Please notify our office of your intent to apply as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to public@umn.edu.