A long-standing Emerson tradition, the Emerson Recognition & Achievement (ERA) Awards celebrate student and campus leadership while recognizing the infinite achievements of the Emerson College community.

The Nomination Process

Through a College-wide nomination process, 11 Specialized Awards are given to groups and individuals who have demonstrated particular excellence during the academic year.

Nominations are accepted for the following awards:

  • Student Organization Advisor of the Year
  • Emersonian of the Year
  • Fraternity and Sorority Member of the Year
  • Innovative Program Spotlight Award
  • Jennifer Stowers Quintal Visionary Award
  • Lion Pride Award
  • Organization of the Year
  • Orientation Leader of the Year
  • Outstanding Resident Assistant
  • Student Leader of the Year
  • Student Spotlight Award

The nominations for the 2021 ERA Awards have closed. We look forward to sharing the 2021 recipients with you later this year. 

The Awards Ceremony

The 2021 ERA Awards will be held virtually this year, and can be viewed live on Friday, April 9, 2021 beginning at 7:00 p.m. emerson.edu/live.  

For more information, seal [at] emerson.edu (contact Student Engagement and Leadership).