Student Awards

A number of awards are given out during the Spring semester, with most presented at the Mailman School's Award Ceremony in May.

Of these, two are school-wide awards administered by the Office of Student Affairs: the Bernard Challenor Spirit Prize and the John and Kathleen Gorman Public Health Humanitarian Award. All other awards are administered by academic departments.

Use the linked documents below to learn more about each of the school-wide awards eligbility, preferred candidates, nomination process, and more.

The Bernard Challenor Spirit Prize

Students can be nominated by self, peers, faculty, staff or administrators.

Awarded to a graduating student who demonstrates a commitment to building community across department boundaries at the Mailman School of Public Health. Click here to find out more.

If interested in nominating a student, all required documentation must be submitted online through OrgSync. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 9, 2018.

The John and Kathleen Gorman Public Health Humanitarian Award

Students can be nominated by faculty members only.

Awarded to any student—graduating or continuing—who demonstrates excellence in commitment to the humane care of individuals and communities, in advancing consideration of human rights, and in valuing health care and prevention. Click here to find out more.

If interested in nominating a student, all required documentation must be submitted online through OrgSync. The deadline for submissions is Monday, April 9, 2018.