The J.D. Ross Extraordinary Service Award (ESA) is the highest award bestowed by Joliet Junior College (JJC).
In 1975, JJC began honoring community members with the Distinguished Service Award to recognize individuals for their volunteerism and service to the district. In 2004, the award was renamed the J.D. Ross Extraordinary Service Award honoring past President Ross for his distinguished public service to the community.
Please note: Nominations for the 2017 J.D. Ross Extraordinary Service Award are due to the Communications & External Relations Office hand-delivered or postmarked on Friday, October 27, 2017 by 5 p.m.
Glen Marcum of Joliet, IL. honored posthumously as recipient of the 2016 J.D. Ross Extraordinary Service Award.
View photos of award ceremony
Nomination Guidelines & Form