President’s Volunteer Service Awards


The Carl V. Patton President’s Volunteer Service Award recognize students, student organizations, faculty, staff and community partners who are making significant contributions to the greater Atlanta community through their outstanding commitment to service.

Nominations may be made for volunteers with the nomination forms located in Civic Engagement. The awards will be presented during Georgia State University’s Service Recognition Ceremony in April.

Student of the Month

Civic Engagement has named Juan Galvis the Student of the Month for the month of November. Juan is a senior at Georgia State majoring in Neuroscience. He demonstrates leadership, perseverance and commitment through his volunteer positions…. more>>

Recognizing Outstanding Community Impact

Each year, Civic Engagement proudly hosts the Carl V. Patton President’s Awards for Community Service and Social Justice to highlight the exemplary work that Georgia State University’s students, faculty, staff and organizations do in the community. Congratulations to our 2017 winners! Click here to view our 2017 winners.

Hunger & Homelessness

Homeless Service Project

November 2018
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual event held in November. Each…more>>

Panther Breakaway


March 11-18, 2018
Various Cities

Students who are looking for a meaningful way to spend winter break can join Civic …more>>

MLK Day of Service

MLK Day of Service
January 15, 2018
All Day
Downtown & Greater Atlanta Area

MLK Day of Service is an annual event that is held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.…more>>

Coffee Talks

Coffee Talks
January 23-April 17, 2018
Tuesdays, 9-10 a.m.
Student Center West, Suite 474

Free coffee and light refreshments are provided. Different social issues are discussed each…more>>