From 2016 to 2021, the UC Berkeley Foundation and the Cal Alumni Association oversaw three awards that honored people who give generously of their time and expertise to serve the Berkeley community. Below are the descriptions and past recipients of these volunteer awards.
Celebrates a current student or young alum who graduated within the last 10 years and who has demonstrated exceptional achievement, leadership potential, and service to the campus and community.
Acknowledges alums and friends who have demonstrated outstanding volunteer leadership and accomplishments in support of the university’s philanthropic and outreach efforts.
Commends a volunteer group or alumni chapter chartered by the Cal Alumni Association that has maintained a meaningful relationship with Berkeley while successfully engaging its members through events, programs, and philanthropic opportunities.