Excellence in Leadership and Teaching Award

The Excellence in Leadership and Teaching Award recognizes SGS graduate students who have made significant contributions to undergraduate and graduate life at Rutgers University.
Award Criteria
Evidence of one or more of the following: 
  • Excellence in and contribution to undergraduate or graduate education
  • Leadership in a student organization, club, or another campus activity
  • Commitment to student advising and/or peer mentoring
Eligibility Criteria
Applicants must have received doctoral or master's degrees or fulfilled all degree requirements between May 20, 2017 and May 19, 2018.
The winner of the Excellence in Leadership and Teaching Award will receive $500 and a commemorative plaque at our annual Awards Ceremony. 
Applications may be submitted for more than one SGS academic/merit award. However, applicants may only receive one award total.
Application deadlines and procedures will be announced in January 2018.