Social Innovation and Action SRC Award
The Social Innovation and Action Scholarly Research and Creative (SRC) Activity Award is a university-wide, annual award being awarded for a completed rigorous research project, typically with community partners, focused on advancing innovation in social goals or action (normally described as poverty alleviation and development, education, health, human rights, diversity and inclusion, violence prevention, peace building, sustainability, capacity building and/or engagement). Projects may include a range of social innovation initiatives, such as corporate social responsibility, public private partnerships, new ventures or process improvements within existing non-profit or government organizations.
Award recipient(s) will receive a certificate of recognition and a monetary award of $2,000 as a one-time payment (subject to applicable deductions).
Key criteria: Scholarly, research and creative social innovation action