Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Legacy Awards

Each year, two legacy awards are awarded at the Peace Breakfast by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration committee – the Phyllis S. Lee Award and the Frances Dancy Hooks Award. The awards will be presented at the 2017 Peace Breakfast on January 16, 2017.

Nominations for both awards are due by December 30, 2016.

Phyllis S. Lee Award

The Phyllis S. Lee Award honors a member of the Oregon State community who exemplifies Dr. Lee’s commitment and dedication to social justice and the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

For more information about the Phyllis S. Lee Award, and to nominate a member of the Oregon State community to recieve the 2017 award, click here.

Frances Dancy Hooks Award

The Frances Dancy Hooks Award recognizes Oregon State students, staff or faculty who exemplify Frances Dancy Hooks’ work: building bridges across cultures, showing courage in promoting diversity, and proudly “Walking the Talk.”

For more information about the Frances Dancy Hooks, and to nominate a member of the Oregon State community to recieve the 2017 award, click here.