Service Learning

Faculty & Staff Recognition

President's Volunteer Service Award
President's Volunteer Service Award

President’s Volunteer Service Award

Must be submitted before March 22nd, 2019 if you have missed this deadline the next ordering period will be spring 2019.


Be recognized for your service in the community by the President of the United States. Presidential recognition sets you apart from your peers. It is a tremendous honor. Even though you may not seek recognition, your example can deliver a powerful message that encourages others to take action.


Hours are measured over a 12-month period (May 13th, 2018- May 12th, 2019) and awards are designated based on cumulative hours. The awards are offered in multiple levels and are designed to recognize each milestone of your service achievement. Levels include bronze, silver and gold.

What do you receive?

Students will receive the official President’s Volunteer Service Award medallion, a personalized certificate of achievement, and a congratulatory letter from the President of the United States.  You will receive recognition for the award in the April 2019.

Next Steps

Fill out the President's Volunteer Service Award webform HERE so that we know you would like to pursue this honor.  Start tracking your hours on Time Log.  Agencies do not need to be approved by EMCC (this is different from student service learning/volunteering).  Contact The Center for Service Learning & Civic Engagement at 623.935.8740 or  with any questions.  Completed and projected hours must be communicated via email by March 22nd, 2019.  These awards will be received in April 2019.