UCI Volunteer Programs

Engage UCI

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Engage UCI- Event Details

Thursday, May 11, 2017 | 10:30-1:00PM | UCI Pacific Ballroom 

Engage UCI is a celebration of civic and community engagement. This event brings together the UCI community and community partners. The event includes a community reception and an award ceremony.

Thursday, May 11, 2017 | Week 7
Community reception | 10:30am - 11:15am | Pacific Ballroom C
Awards Ceremony | 11:30am - 1:00pm | Pacific Ballroom D

VIP Reception for Nominees and Campus Leaders - Thursday, May 11, 2017 10:30-11:15am Pacific Ballroom C

Join us to celebrate all of the Engage UCI Nominees on their excellent service to UCI and the Community. Enjoy the opportunity to network with students, faculty, staff, and community partners.

Awards Ceremony - Thursday, May 11, 2017 11:30-1:00pm Pacific Ballroom D

During the awards reception we will be highlighting video service projects and the Advance Field study and Immersive Field Study programs. We will also be presenting Engage UCI Awards and Field Study Community Partner Awards.  

RSVP: Click here to RSVP 

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Nominations are available for faculty, staff, students, and community partners/organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to community service or have supported community engagement endeavors. You may nominate yourself and/or others, and you may submit multiple nominations for the same categories.

Click here to nominate!

Nominations due: Monday, April 17, 2017 at 11:59pm.

Nomination Categories include:

Undergraduate Excellence in Service Award 

Graduate Student Future of the Field Award

Campus Organization Excellence in Service Award 

Engaged Faculty Scholar Award (UCI faculty)

Excellence in Community Engagement Award (UCI staff/administrator)

Campus / Community Partnership Award (campus & community groups)

Engaged Alumnus Award (UCI Alum)

Video Submissions

Video Submissions

Engage UCI is seeking video submissions!!!

We are now accepting video submissions to be played during the awards banquet. Videos should highlight and tell a story of your service and the work you have done in the community.*

Click Here to submit a video!

Must be submitted by Monday, April 24, 2017 at 11:59pm

Video requirements:

- Video must be 60 seconds to 90 seconds long.

- In accordance with copyright laws all work must be original.

- Videos must end with the following taglines and text clearly visible and readable: Engage UCI

Video submission process

  1. Upload high quality digital video online through your preferred website.
  2. Fill form and share link of video to this link by April 24, 2017
  3. Come to the awards ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 11:00-1:30pm to see if your video was selected to play on the big screen! Lunch will be provided at the awards ceremony!

For questions and further information please contact UCI campus Organizations & Volunteer Programs, volunteer@uci.edu or (949) 824-2397.

This event is in collaboration with the School of Social Ecology Field Study Program.

*Note not all video entries will be showed at event.