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 14th. Please complete a seperate form for each award. 

Recipients will be recognized at the Student Awards Event on Thursday, May 5th, 2022 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.

requiredPlease choose the award you are nominating for: