Name of Engagement
JMU/BRCC/Merck Collaboration Named Finalist for UEDA Award of Excellence
JMU College of Integrated Science and Engineering
JMU's collaboration with Blue Ridge Community College and Merck named an Innovation Finalist for the UEDA Awards of Excellence.
The 2021 UEDA Awards of Excellence finalists have been chosen from a group of highly impactful and creative programs and initiatives. Higher education institutions and organizations across North America submit nominations annually for innovative programs that focus on developing economic prosperity in their communities and beyond. A panel of university and economic development professionals have chosen 22 finalists from the group of nominated projects.
The UEDA Awards are designed to validate and promote these programs, and to encourage their adoption by other institutions and communities. Program categories include: Innovation, Talent, and Place, as well as the intersections of these three categories.
Involves Faculty, Involves Staff, Involves Students, Involves Participants External to JMU
JMU Campus Scope, Harrisonburg/Local/VA, National Scope
Areas of Engagement
Community Engagement, Engaged Learning