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

Nominations for the 2022 ERA Awards are now closed. 

The Awards Ceremony

The 2022 ERA Awards was held in person this year at the Robert J. Orchard Theatre at the Paramount Center on Friday, April 8, 2022. You can view all previous award winners and watch a recording of the broadcast:

Watch the 2022 ERA Awards