The Ivan Allen Jr. Legacy Awards honor faculty and students whose lives and work embody the spirit of Georgia Tech alumnus Ivan Allen Jr. (Commerce 1934). As stewards of Mayor Allen’s legacy, the College champions research, teaching, and service that encompass Mayor Allen’s visionary urban policies and his values of social courage, social justice, and ethical action. Recipients are selected from nominees considered by the Legacy Awards Committee led by the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies. Student nominees should demonstrate evidence of leadership, engagement, and academic achievement. Nominations may be made by faculty members, academic advisors, or school chairs. Students who self-nominate will require a letter of support from a faculty member academic advisor or a school chair.
All nominations are due February 11, 2022. Awards will be formally presented on April 7, 2022.
To learn more about the award and to view past recipients, click here.
To nominate undergraduate students, click here.
To nominate graduate students, click here.