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Student Impact and Advocacy Leadership Award


Nominations are open for the Student Impact and Advocacy Leadership Award! 

  • Nominations can be made by any faculty member, student, or staff.
  • Self-nominations are accepted. 
  • The nominator is responsible for submission of the nomination package and informing the nominee.

The 2023 nomination process will be open from September 5th to September 29th. Please nominate via the nomination form.

The Student Impact and Advocacy Leadership Award (formerly known as the Student Social Justice and Diversity Healthcare Leadership Award) recognizes UTHSC students (i.e., undergraduate/graduate) from the colleges of dentistry, graduate health sciences, health professions, medicine, nursing, and pharmacy, whose actions demonstrate impact and advocacy at UTHSC and our community which supports UTHSC’s Strategic Plan.

Dependent on nominations, one finalist from each college may be awarded the Student Impact and Advocacy Leadership Award and will receive a one-time $500.00 stipend for professional development (i.e., conference; webinar; membership; subscription) in the areas of impact and advocacy in healthcare or student healthcare organization conference in addition to a commemorative award.