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Brittain Award

The Marion Luther Brittain Award is presented each year to a graduating student from any academic division of the University who is considered to have performed the most significant, meritorious, and devoted service to Emory University. The award is made under provisions of a gift by the late Dr. M. L. Brittain, former President of Georgia Institute of Technology and alumnus of Emory. The Brittain Award is generally acknowledged to be the highest honor given to a student by Emory University.

Call for Nominations

Nominations for the 2016 Brittain Award are now open! Nominations must be returned by Friday, March 25, 2016, and nominees must be fall 2015 or spring 2016 graduates. The following nomination form should be used, although you are invited to provide supplemental materials if you desire. If you prefer to print out and turn in a hard copy, click here or visit the ECL offices in Suite 409, DUC. A thorough nomination enhances the review of a candidate’s merits. Each student nominated will be considered by a selection committee that will determine the Brittain Award recipient. For additional information, please call (404) 727-4364.