College Student of the Year Award

We are looking for an outstanding college student going to school in New Hampshire, between the ages of 18 and 40, who is an academic rising star and giving back to their community. Individuals who are enrolled at two-year and four-year colleges are eligible for the award.

A panel of judges comprised of individuals in the higher education industry from across the state will select the award recipient. 

Please note: Self-nominations are discouraged. Past winners of this award are not eligible to win this award again.

Notice: The nomination process for College Student of the Year has changed in attempts to make it easier to nominate someone. The submission for this individual award is now a two-step process.

Step 1: 

Submit Part 1 of the nomination. Part 1 is due no later than Friday, May 29, 2020.

Step 2: 

Upon submitting Part 1, a link to Part 2 will be sent to the nominee via email. Part 2 of the nomination is due no later than Friday, July 10, 2020.

Both Part 1 and Part 2 MUST be completed for the judges panel to make their final determination and to be eligible to be a winner of this award.

2020 Nominations are open! Part 1 must be submitted no later than Friday, May 29, 2020. 

If you’d prefer to print out a copy of the nomination form to prepare your answers prior to submitting, please find a copy of  the questions here.

College Student of the Year Award (Part 1)

  • Please note: To be eligible, nominees must be between the ages of 18 and 40.
  • Please note: To be eligible, nominees must be enrolled in a NH College or University.
  • Tell us what distinguishes this nominee from his/her peers. What is the sum of their accomplishments or leadership in NH?
  • In addition to the online nomination form, please provide a letter of support for the nomination.
  • Please note: This will have no impact on your status. *If selected as the winner, information WILL be shared publicly for marketing purposes.
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