The award, endowed by an anonymous alum, will be presented annually to a student who embodies the Africana Studies Program’s core tenet of intertwining scholarship and activism.
Honors Program and Recognition
Muhlenberg College encourages students who are fully engaged in their academic work, challenging themselves, taking risks to formulate new ideas, and motivated in their intellectual development. A list of national award winners for the past few years and information on current awards can be found on
Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards.
Honors Convocation 2021
Thursday, May 13 at 8 p.m. (Virtual Event)
What is Honors’ Convocation?
The Muhlenberg College Honors Convocation is a formal academic ceremony designed to honor and celebrate leadership and scholarly excellence & achievement. Held each April in advance of the formal Commencement ceremonies in May, this event serves to recognize the members of the student body for their contributions to Muhlenberg College, to their peers and to their disciplines.