Honors Civic Engagement Project

The Honors Civic Engagement Project curates a series of experiences with the aim of helping you to become knowledgeable, thoughtful, caring and active citizens while also earning an Honors Engaged point.

Activities Overview (Spring 2022)

Requirements for earning an Honors Engaged point involve participation in all the following:

  • Active participation in the Honors Advocacy Initiative (HAI) throughout spring 2022 semester. HAI is a student-led group that hosts speakers and participates in policy and advocacy initiatives that are important to NIU students.
  • Minimum of ten hours spent volunteering or working for a community or charitable organization, political campaign, or otherwise engage meaningfully in public-spirited work.

How to Participate

  • Indicate your intent to participate by completing this short survey by January 28, 2022.
  • Complete an Honors Engaged form to report your progress, including your volunteer efforts.

Important Dates

  • Jan. 28: Deadline to enroll in this program.
  • End of semester marks the end of this session of the program; all work must be completed at that time.