Graduate Student Leadership Awards

 

The Scott S. Cowen Student Leadership Award is presented to a Weatherhead School graduate student who serves as a leader and as a model for Weatherhead students. The recipient promotes the Weatherhead School image in a positive way, contributes to the total community and stimulates the classroom experience. This award is presented at the Weatherhead Diploma Ceremony in May. The recipient of this award is chosen by a selection committee comprising alumni representatives of all Weatherhead programs. Students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the Weatherhead School may make nominations.


The Theodore M. Alfred Distinguished Service Award is presented to a Weatherhead School graduate student who participates in community service inside and outside the Weatherhead community, brings community service opportunities to Weatherhead students and promotes service opportunities to Weatherhead students. This award is presented at the Weatherhead Diploma Ceremony in May. The recipient of this award is chosen by a selection committee comprising alumni representatives of all Weatherhead programs. Students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the Weatherhead School may make nominations.


The Student Life Award is presented to a Weatherhead School graduate student who actively participates in and supports Weatherhead student activities and events, encourages and supports student participation in student life activities, and creates, revitalizes or provides added value to Weatherhead student organizations, activities or programs. This award is presented at the Graduation Awards Reception in May. The recipient of this award is chosen by a selection committee comprising alumni representatives of all Weatherhead programs. Students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the Weatherhead School may make nominations.


The Rita Kicher Award is presented to a graduating, part-time graduate student at the Weatherhead School. The award recipient should be recognized as an outstanding colleague in Cleveland’s professional/business community by his/her peers and supervisors, be an active member of one or more community non-profit organizations, contribute to one or more professional societies or organizations, demonstrate leadership qualities advocated by the Weatherhead School, and promote the Weatherhead School in a positive way. This award is presented at the Graduation Awards Reception in May. The recipient of this award is chosen by a selection committee comprising alumni representatives of all Weatherhead programs. Students, alumni, faculty, staff and friends of the Weatherhead School may make nominations.