General Student Awards Nomination Form

General Student Awards Nomination Form

Student Scholarship Award Nomination Form

Each year, UICOMP students are recognized for outstanding acheivement by students, staff, and faculty. To nominate a student for any of the nine scholarship awards below, please complete this nomination form by March 8th. Please complete a seperate form for each award. 

Recipients will be recognized at a Virtual Student Awards Event on Thursday, April 29th, 2021 at 5:00pm.

Alvin and Diane Watne Scholarship (M1-M4)
Typical award amount: $900- $1,000
Awarded to deserving students with unanticipated needs. Not recognized through other awards and scholarships. Individual merit and professionalism to be considered. Academics excluded as a criterion.

Anthony J. Parisi Endowed Award (M1-M4)
Typical award amount: $600-$700
Student who has overcome difficulties, exemplifies the Golden Rule, and has financial need.

Bernard Cahill Endowed Award (M1-M4)
Typical award amount: $500
Academic Merit. Preference to research. Orthopedics, scholastic work worthy of recognition.

Dan Araya Endowed Inspiration Award (M4) Nominations only by faculty/deans.
Typical award amount: $900-$1,000
Ability to succeed in spite of difficult circumstances: optimistic, encouraging outlook, disciplined study and work habits. Shown improvement during medical school.

Harry A. Warren Endowed Award (M1-M3)
Typical Award Amount: $1,100
Awarded to a student who is in good standing who has outstanding academic performance or has financial need.

Joseph & Ellen Solovy Endowed Scholarship (M4)
Typical award amount: $2,000-$2,500
Commitment to practicing Primary Care in central Illinois for a minimum of 5 years. Must match to a Peoria residency.

Kerry Spooner-Dean Endowed Award (M4)
Typical award amount: $4,000-$4,300
Priority to community service, then to student entering Pediatrics.

Dr. Pushpa & Paul Joseph Scholarship (M3)
Typical award amount: $3,500-$4,000
Overcoming adversity with a positive, unselfish attitude with successful completion of M1 & M2 year requirements. Awarded in M3 year.

Richard Trumpe Endowed Award (M3)
Typical award amount: $1,000-$1,300
Student who demonstrates a commitment to leadership and service. Illinois resident from outside Cook County. Qualities of leadership, service, and integrity. Preference for alumni of Illinois Wesleyan or UI-Springfield.

Student Excellence Award (M2 & M3)
Typical award amount: $1,000-$1,500
Awarded to one M2 and one M3 student who displays leadership, service, and professionalism.

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