Community Recognition

The City of Berkeley is host to a vast array of cultural events, artists, scholars, activists,and all around amazing people and events.Two ways that these community figures and moments are recognized are through Mayoral Proclamations and Student Recognition Awards.  



Mayoral Proclamations

If you feel a person or event deserves a Mayoral Proclamation, please submit your request to:

Stefan Elgstrand, Assistant to the Mayor

Student Recognition Awards  

Each year staff at Berkeley High School, B-Tech and Independent Study nominate high school students for their extraordinary efforts.  With so many amazing youth in Berkeley’s public schools, this event grows each year. This year we will honor over 225 students.