Student Award Nomination
Nominations are requested by 11:59 pm on April 15. Students are welcome to self-nominate, too! Recipients of the awards will be honored at the N&D Spring Banquet.
Outstanding Student Leader Award
Recognizes undergraduate students who have exhibited exemplary contributions through their leadership in- or outside of the classroom, personal integrity, and service to their student organization, the university and/or the greater community. All students majoring in nutrition and dietetics who are members of the Student Association of Nutrition and Dietetics (SAND) are eligible for consideration of Outstanding Student Leader. The nominee does not need to hold an office in SAND to receive the Outstanding Student Leader Award.
Outstanding Graduating Senior Award
Recognizes seniors in each undergraduate degree offered within the department who are members of SAND, have exhibited academic excellence and are leaders in the department, on campus, in the profession of nutrition and dietetics, or in their greater community. Students graduating in May, August or December with a B.S. in Dietetics degree and a B.S. in Human Nutrition degree are eligible for consideration in their respective major.
Outstanding Graduate Student Award
Recognizes graduate students in the Master of Science program in Nutrition who have exhibited academic excellence and are leaders in the classroom, work setting, the profession of nutrition and dietetics, or in their greater community. Students currently enrolled in the Master of Science in Nutrition courses are eligible for this award.