The Steve Hicks School of Social Work is requesting nominations for the Charles I. Wright Distinguished Alumni Award.
This annual award is presented by the school and the Social Work Alumni Network (SWAN) to a distinguished alumna/alumnus who reflects social work values, demonstrates dedication to the social work profession, a commitment to clients, public policy and/or the community, and a commitment to the Steve Hicks School of Social Work.
Nominations are open year round. All graduates are encourage to submit a nomination by completing this online form. Deadline to submit nominations is February 15, awardee is selected in March.
The award, established in 1990, is named in recognition of its first recipient, Charles I. Wright, who received a master of social work in 1961. He later served for many years as director of the Texas Baptist Children’s Home in Round Rock, Texas.