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UGA’s Archway Partnership wins regional award for outreach

The program now sets its sights on national award The University of Georgia is the regional winner of the 2022 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award for its Archway Partnership outreach program. The program takes UGA faculty and students… Full story

Christina Allen-Wise wins PSO Employee Spotlight Award for work with Fanning Institute

Christina Allen-Wise, a program operations coordinator with the J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development, was surprised with the Public Service and Outreach Employee Spotlight Award on February 5 during the Community Leadership Conference luncheon. Allen-Wise, who helps coordinate the CLC… Full story

UGA finalist for national economic development awards

For the third year, three University of Georgia programs have been selected as finalists for national awards recognizing innovation in economic development. UGA is the only university that has had three finalists for three consecutive years. The Carl Vinson Institute of Government and… Full story

State Botanical Garden alliance wins national award for conservation

The Georgia Plant Conservation Alliance (GPCA), headquartered at the State Botanical Garden of Georgia at UGA, received a 2019 Environmental Excellence Award in the category of “Ecosystem, Habitat, and Wildlife” from the Federal Highway Administration for its work with the… Full story

Former Office of Service-Learning student worker receives Rotary Global Grants Scholarship

Aiden Holley, a recent University of Georgia graduate and former student worker with the Office of Service-Learning and Campus Kitchen at UGA, has been awarded a $30,000 Rotary Global Grants Scholarship from the Rotary Foundation and Rotary International District 6910…. Full story

Second-year Lyndhurst grant to support Downtown Renaissance Partnership

For the second consecutive year, the Lyndhurst Foundation has approved a grant to support a series of downtown revitalization projects coordinated by the UGA Carl Vinson Institute of Government. The foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to strengthening metro Chattanooga’s economy, is… Full story

UGA recognizes longtime community servant with inaugural leadership award

Moultrie businessman instrumental in launch of UGA Archway Partnership wins award from Fanning Institute.
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UGA Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant honored by coastal preservation group

University of Georgia Marine Extension and Georgia Sea Grant programs and people were recognized at the first awards presentation by 100 Miles, a nonprofit organization working to protect and preserve the Georgia coast. John “Crawfish” Crawford, an educator and boat… Full story

Gwinnett office of UGA Small Business Development Center receives award

The Gwinnett office of the University of Georgia’s Small Business Development Center was honored recently with a 2015 Pinnacle Small Business award from the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce. The SBDC became the first recipient in a new category for Small… Full story