Call for nominations: Hispanic/Latinx Convocation Awards

The Hispanic Student Convocation Committee is seeking nominations to recognize three outstanding Latino graduating seniors and one outstanding graduate student.

  • César Chávez Award: Recognizes students with strong leadership skills, a demonstrated care and concern for fellow students and a history of involvement on behalf of the Hispanic community
  • Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz Award: Recognizes students with demonstrated leadership abilities, strong attachments to their cultural heritage and demonstrated advocacy regarding women’s rights
  • Gabriela Mistral Award: Recognizes students with a strong commitment to education and to promoting multicultural understanding
  • Outstanding Hispanic Graduate Student: Recognizes a graduate student with strong leadership skills who serves as a positive role model for their undergraduate colleagues, demonstrates care and concern for fellow students and possesses a history of involvement on behalf of the Hispanic community

The convocation committee will select the specific award type for each nominee.

To nominate a student, fill out the nomination form. Nomination deadlines have been extended to 5 p.m., April 14, 2021.