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 degree student and an EdS or 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