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Smeal Student Diversity Award Guidelines

Smeal Student Diversity Award Guidelines

Number of Awards
One award is given each year, assuming the nominee is approved by the selection committee.

Eligibility
Smeal students. Current Ex-Officio Directors are not eligible.

Criteria
Recognizes a Smeal student for leadership in an individual or group project that furthers diversity efforts at the Smeal College.

Nominations
Nominations are solicited from Smeal faculty, staff, student organizations, and current members of the Smeal Alumni Society.

Selecting Body
The selection committee includes, but is not limited to, the Smeal Alumni Society Board’s Awards & Recognition task force, the At-Large Directors, and Smeal’s Director of Alumni Relations.

Timeline
Nominations are typically sought in mid September and due in early November.  The award is presented to the recipient in a formal ceremony during the annual Smeal Alumni Society Board’s Awards program held each spring.

Contact
Smeal's Alumni Relations Office
Phone: (814) 865-7831
E-mail: alumni@smeal.psu.edu