Young Humanitarian Award Nomination Form

Young Humanitarian Award Nomination Form

About the Award

Established in 2005 and endowed by Charles C. Stewart in 2007, this award recognizes the accomplishments of Illinois' young humanitarians whose dedicated international service exemplifies the highest ideals of selflessness and dedication.

Award Criteria

  • Have graduated from Illinois within 7 years of their nomination and/or be under 35 years of age.
  • Be a U.S. citizen during their tenure Illinois.
  • May not be a current employee of the University.
  • Be an individual whose activities reflect the objectives of service, pragmatism, and idealism embodied by the educational mission of Illinois as a land-grant university.
  • Have contributed significantly, either as a volunteer or in a professional capacity, to the advancement, education, health and well-being, or security of people in a country other than the United States, or to global human welfare generally.
  • Be an individual whose courage and dedication to the welfare of people at the grass-roots level exemplifies the highest ideals of selflessness and humanitarian service.

Nominator Information

Please fill out the following information, so that we may contact you regarding your nomination for the Young Humanitarian Award.