Friday – November 28, 2014

 

Outstanding Graduate Award

Fact Sheet
Profile Form & Essay*
 

Completed Outstanding Graduate applications are due on or before one of the following:

Winter Commencement/Graduation - Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Spring Commencement/Graduation - Friday, April 24, 2015

  • The student selected as the Outstanding Graduate – Associate Degree is the student speaker during the Commencement or Graduation Ceremony.
  • The student selected as the Outstanding Graduate – Technical Diploma is the announcer during the Commencement or Graduation Ceremony.

Eligibility:

  • Registered for graduation on or before the deadline specified
  • Successful nomination for the Lamp of Knowledge Award
  • Submit the Profile Form and Essay* on or before the due date
  • Participate in an interview process if necessary
  • Agree to serve as student speaker during Commencement (Associate Degree)
  • Agree to serve as announcer during Commencement (Technical Diploma).

Benefits:

  • Invitation to attend the Scholastic Honors Award Ceremony
  • Keepsake/award presented during the award ceremony
  • Recognition in the campus newspaper and/or elsewhere as appropriate
  • On stage throughout the Commencement or Graduation Ceremony.

*Essay required of Associate Degree applicants only as potential student speaker during the Commencement or Graduation Ceremony.

 

Note: Eligible students are welcome to complete the Profile Form and Essay* if the belief is that a Lamp of Knowledge Award nomination will be successful; however applications will not be considered sans a successful nomination for the Lamp of Knowledge Award.