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Nominate a student

When you think of the qualities that merit a Stanford Alumni Association student award, does someone come to mind? If so, we encourage you to submit a nomination. Nominations are accepted from faculty and staff during winter quarter (with awards granted in the spring) and are a great way to recognize student contributions.

J.E. Wallace Sterling Award

Nominate a graduating senior whose undergraduate leadership and volunteer activities have made the largest impact on the Stanford community.

Award of Excellence

Honor a graduating senior who has demonstrated a sincere commitment to the university through involvement, leadership and extraordinary Stanford spirit. Designed to recognize the top 10% of the class with this honor.

Community Impact Award

Recognizes graduate students. have fostered a sense of belonging and inspired enthusiasm among fellow grad students. All currently enrolled graduate students are eligible for this award. Grad students may receive this award only once.