Graduate Student Advancing Equity Award

The Graduate Student Advancing Equity Award is presented to a graduate student who has displayed a commitment to equity through leadership both on and off campus. Nominators should share ways in which the nominee has demonstrated their commitment to advancing equity through leadership. The winner will be recognized at the annual Student Leadership Awards and Transition Ceremony on April 16, 2024

Faculty, staff, students, and community members can submit a nomination for themselves or a peer/colleague using Qualtrics. Nominations are open until Monday, March 25 at 11:59 p.m.

Please contact Alexxus Sidney ( with any questions.

If you are selected to receive a scholarship, fellowship, graduate assistantship, tuition waiver or any other award, your current financial aid offer, including student loans, could be reduced. If you would like to know how your financial aid offer may be affected by another award, please contact One Stop for Student Services for assistance. To learn more about taxes on scholarships and fellowships, visit the Tax and Treasury Services webpage.