- Emerging Social Worker Leader
A social worker who is at the beginning phase of their career (three years post graduate) and who has demonstrated outstanding leadership as a developing professional
- The Trailblazer Award
Recognizes social work alumni who have graduated in the last 10 years and who have had significant impact within their profession, contributed to their community, and show promise of continued success.
- Outstanding Social Worker Award
This award honors alumni whose accomplishments, affiliations, and careers have made an outstanding impact and/or have been recognized within their field. Relevant to community/society in the present-day.
- Outstanding Field Instructor/Advisor Award
This award recognizes a field instructor or field advisor for their contributions and service to the UConn School of Social Work and its students.
All nominees must be a graduate of the UConn School of Social Work in good standing.