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North Campus Deans’ MLK Spirit Awards

2021 MLK Spirit Awards Application


The North Campus Deans’ MLK Spirit Awards are given to students, student organizations, staff, and faculty members at the University of Michigan North Campus who exemplify the leadership and vision of Dr. King through their commitment to social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion.

This annual north campus event is hosted by the Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning, the College of Engineering, Stamps School of Art & Design, School of Music, Theatre & Dance in conjunction with ArtsEngine and the Duderstadt Center as part of the University of Michigan’s MLK Symposium to honor and commemorate the life and legacy of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Nomination Requirements
– meet criteria (view criteria HERE)
completed essay prompts (view all essay prompts HERE)
– nominee’s full name, email address, and HD picture to upload

2020 MLK Spirit Awardees & Pictures


2020-2021 MLK Spirit Awards Committee Members

Brian Banks, Stamps School of Art & Design
Julio Cardona, School of Music, Theatre & Dance
Debby Covington, College of Engineering
Purabi Devi, College of Engineering
Joana Dos Santos, Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning
Debra Mexicotte, ArtsEngine
Lyonel Milton, College of Engineering
Rikki Morrow-Spitzer, School of Music, Theatre & Dance
Kathi Reister, Duderstadt Center
William Schultz, College of Engineering
Amy Tackitt, ArtsEngine
Anna Thompson, Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning