The University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks nominations of graduating seniors for the 21st Century Leaders Award.
This award recognizes the strong academic record and exemplary achievement of undergraduate students who further distinguished their intellectual accomplishments, and enhanced the reputation of the University by contributing to the campus community in one or more of the following ways:
Successful nominees will be characterized by their determination to fulfill their academic potential and achieve personal goals. They will be exemplars within the undergraduate community, having demonstrated intelligence, integrity, discipline, courage, compassion, and a sense of humor. They will be recognized for this high academic performance, and for the prestige and honor they bring to the University of Massachusetts Amherst, both as undergraduates and as alumni joining the larger community.
Up to ten students will be awarded the 21st Century Leaders Award at the 2014 Commencement Ceremony. Recipients will receive a plaque and an award of $1,000 from the UMass Amherst Alumni Association.
If you have questions, please contact the Office of External Relations and University Events, which coordinates this award, at 413-577-1101 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
James V. Staros
Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Enku Gelaye Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life