Please send your nominations with supporting information to Kathryn Getek Soltis, Director Center for Peace and Justice Education. Or you may use the submission form on this page.
The Center for Peace and Justice Education is currently seeking nominations from the Villanova community for the Adela Dwyer – St. Thomas of Villanova Peace Award, and the Thomas J. Mentzer Awards.
The Adela Dwyer - St. Thomas of Villanova Peace Award, nominated by faculty and staff, recognizes an individual or group for outstanding contributions to the understanding of the meaning and conditions of justice and peace in human communities. The award is accompanied by a cash award and is presented at a formal address by the recipient(s) to the Villanova University community. The Peace Award Committee and the Center for Peace and Justice Education staff will select the award recipient from among the nominations following careful consideration of the list of candidates and supporting materials.
The Thomas J. Mentzer Award, nominated by faculty, staff and students, recognizes a graduating Villanova senior for his/her service toward expanding opportunities for the poor and marginalized.
Deadline for nomination is: Sunday, April 23 at midnight.
We invite your nominations that present some particulars about the nominees and the work they have done.