​​​​​​​Screen Shot 2014-09-02 at 3.58.49 PM.pngVolunteers Are Central is a volunteer recognition program designed to highlight CMU students, faculty and organizations who are engaging in service and making excellent contributions to the community.​

This award program is supported by the CMU Bookstore and Campus Dining, with distribution organized by the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center. Each month, up to five awards will be given. 

  Make a Nomination


The awardees will include up to:

  • 2-3 CMU students
  • 1 CMU Faculty/Staff member
  • 1 Organization, Office or Department

The winners will be selected by a committee and will be based on:

  • The quality of the nomination
  • Breadth of service done
  • Community need that is being addressed