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Application Process

C-Ring Recipients

C-Ring Recipients admiring their rings!

The C-Ring Award honors a graduating senior woman who has demonstrated advocacy for women and/or girls, a commitment to the betterment of our campus and community, and a minimum 3.4 cumulative GPA during her years at university. 

Undergraduate senior women who will graduate between August 2015and April 2016 and meet these initial criteria are urged to ask a UC faculty, staff or alumnus to nominate them for this prestigious award.   UC faculty, staff and alumnus are encouraged to nominate outstanding senior women from their college. 

Applications for the 2016 C-Ring Award are currently open!

The C-Ring Award has been awarded to outstanding women students since 1922. The application process has been developed over the years to give the C-Ring Committee a well-rounded application with which to review potential nominees. 

Questions regarding the 2016 C-Ring Award process and requests for application accommodations can be directed to Ann Brown at or via phone at 513-556-4401. 

Click here to download the 2016 C-Ring Award Application Packet.

C-Ring Examples of Advocacy 

The C-Ring Award seeks to honor women who have shown committment to advocacy for women and girls. The Examples of Advocacy document below outlines the type of demonstrated advocacy that the committee is looking for in a C-Ring applicant.

For more general information about the C-Ring Award application process, contact Ann Brown at or at 513-556-4401. 

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