APIKC Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Asian Pacific Islanders
Application Deadline: October 15, 2019 | Award Type: knowledge community

The APIKC Outstanding Graduate Student Award recognizes the outstanding contributions by a graduate student in student affairs. Nominators should consider nominees that have made a significant contribution to their home campus, demonstrated academic achievement, exceeded the expectations of their respective leadership positions, assumed a leadership role at their institution and/or at the state or regional levels, demonstrated an interest in the field of student affairs, and/or contributed work or scholarship that supports the advancement of Asian/Pacific Islander/Desi Americans in higher education. A recipient for this annual award is selected after a national nomination process and is presented at the NASPA Annual Conference.

 

Recipients
  • 2014: Aaron Parayno, Northeastern University
  • 2015: Trina Tan, University of Vermont
  • 2016: Virginia Do, Miami University of Ohio
  • 2017: Brenda Dao, University of Utah
  • 2018: Varaxy Yi, University of Denver & Joren Plunkett, University of Utah
  • 2019: Natasha Saelua, Doctoral Student - Indiana University- Bloomington

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Asian Pacific Islanders