The Crenson-Hertz Award for Community-Based Learning
The Crenson-Hertz Award is an award for Community-Based Learning and Participatory Research. It is established in honor of emeritus faculty members, Matthew Crenson and Neil Hertz. The annual award is given to one or two faculty member who are dedicated to community engagement. This is displayed through their teaching, academic program development, and/or research that has enriched student learning and established meaningful community partnerships. Read the recipient list below.
Crenson-Hertz Award Recipient List
The nomination period is now closed. Awards are usually selected in April and presented in May. New nominations will be accepted in February 2017. Check back here for more information and deadlines. In the meantime, learn about the Crenson-Hertz Award nomination process below.
Students, faculty, staff, and community partners can nominate any full-time JHU faculty member. Self-nominations are not accepted. To nominate someone, please send a letter to Gia Grier McGinnis. Please include the following information:
- Nominee’s Name
- Nominee’s Email Address:
- Nominator (Name, Title, and Relationship with Nominee)
Winners will have their name added to the Crenson-Hertz wall plaque (located in Levering Hall) and receive a $500 award.