Awards and Recognition

The UF Alumni Association and UF Honors Program are looking for candidates for the Fall 2017 Outstanding Leader and Scholars Awards. Applications should be submitted by undergraduate seniors who have applied for graduation this semester. Recipients will be showcased in the Fall 2017 Commencement Program. We're asking that you please pass this information along to graduating seniors, campus leaders, as well as UF faculty and staff in your college or unit.

Each applicant for Outstanding Leader should complete and submit the following:

  • -Leader Application form (attached) and supporting materials as requested
  • -At least 1 UF-affiliated recommendation letter
  • -Leadership resume

Each applicant for Outstanding Scholar should complete and submit the following:

  • -Scholar Application form (attached) and supporting materials as requested
  • -Scholarship and Research resume

More details on both awards award can be in each award's application. To receive an application, please email jpettibone@ufalumni.ufl.edu to request it. Please note that the deadline for applications is Thursday, October 5 at 4:00pm. Leadership Packets can be sent via email to the Alumni Association at ufalum@ufalumni.ufl.edu or dropped off in-person in the Alumni Welcome Center on the first floor of Emerson Alumni Hall. Scholarship packets can be sent via email to Dr. Mark Law at mlaw@honors.ufl.edu or dropped off in-person at the Honors office, 3rd floor Infirmary.