H. Gerald Quigg Award for Philanthropy

The H. Gerald Quigg Student Organization Prize for Philanthropy (Quigg Award) was established in 2006 to honor student organizations for their noteworthy or exemplary philanthropic work.

The registered student organization selected receives $2,500 added to their on-campus account. The prize is unrestricted funding, but may not be donated. 

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  • Award Eligibility and Requirements

    To be eligible for this award, the registered student organization must be:

    • A registered student organization in good standing with the University of Richmond; the organization does not have to be SOBAC funded
    • Demonstrated noteworthy or exemplary philanthropic work on behalf of the organization or community partner during the current academic year

    To apply, organizations must submit a completed application that includes:

    • A typed statement (no more than 500 words) addressing their philanthropic work and its impact
    • A letter of acknowledgment from the philanthropic organization, community partner, or beneficiary 
  • Previous Award Winners

    2006 — Alpha Phi Omega

    2007 — Collegiate Disaster Relief Team

    2008 — Alpha Phi Omega

    2009 — Alpha Phi Omega

    2010 — Camp Kesem

    2011 — No award winner

    2012 — Givology Spiders

    2013 — SEEDS

    2014 — Camp Kesem

    2015 — Camp Kesem

    2016 — Camp Kesem & Alpha Phi Omega

    2017 — Sigma Phi Epsilon

    2018 — West Indian Lynk

    2019 — No award winner

    2020 — Outdoors Club

    2021 — SEEDS

    2022 — SEEDS

    2023 — Kappa Alpha Theta