Claudette Cummings Prize in Community Health
Awarded to an outstanding student(s) with a major or minor in health and society who is deemed likely to contribute to community public health and social justice. Established in 2008, the award is named for Claudette Cummings, R.N., M.S., who served as Director of the City of Beloit Health Department for more than 25 years. Under her direction, the Health Department promoted programs that reached out across the Beloit community, extended services to underserved populations, and built strong and active coalitions of citizens committed to working to improve health in Beloit.
Recipients: Jacob Cunningham, Michael Lafayette, YounJung Na, Faviola Ramirez, Dulce Saenz, Giselle Sanchez