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Graduation Awards

Graduating students are nominated for awards by the department.

School of Education Award for Excellence

There are 3 awards to outstanding students: an undergraduate student, a master's  or EdS degree student and a doctoral student in recognition of academic and professional excellence as well as outstanding citizenship.  Student must be eligible to participate in the May commencement ceremony.

$1,000 Faculty Nomination
Margaret, The Lady Thatcher Award

Awarded annually at the commencement ceremony to a graduate student who embodies the traits of scholarship, character, and service within the School of Education and College community.
NOTE: Nominations MUST come from Department Chair.

$1,000 Department Chair Nomination