Leadership Involvement & Diversity (LID) Awards Nominations

Every year, the division of Leadership, Involvement & Diversity (LID) which is comprised of the Student Involvement & Leadership office (SIL), the Women's Resource Center (WRC) and the Intercultural Center (IC) wants to recognize the fantastic work of student leaders here at Saint Mary's!  

Reflect on your experiences this year by nominating student leaders, events/programs, student organizations, and advisors that you find deserving of these awards. Nominees should all be connected to the three offices within the LID subdivsion. Self-nominations are also accepted. 

The LID Award Nominations form is now closed. 

Winners and nominees will be recognized at the Leadership, Involvement, & Diversity Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2017 4:00-5:30pm in the Soda Center. RSVP now!

Award Categories:

  • Unsung Hero: This award is given to a person who works very hard behind the scenes and is rarely in the spotlight. 
  • Rising Star: This award is given to a first-year student who has exemplified outstanding leadership and/or involvement during their first year at Saint Mary's.
  • Luminary Award: This award is given to a student who has exemplified outstanding leadership and/or involvement during their first two years at Saint Mary's and has positively influenced others. Nominees should be in their second-year at Saint Mary's.
  • Student Leader of the Year: This award is given to a Junior or Senior student who has exemplified outstanding leadership by mentoring others, demonstrating service to the SMC community, and creating positive change to the student experience at SMC.
  • Advisor of the Year: This award is given to an advisor of a student organization or event who exemplifies mentorship and commitment to the student organization and their mission.
  • Student Program of the Year: This award is given to a program/event that has made a positive impact on the student experience and promoted the Lasallian core principles. This could be an on-going series of programs or a one-time event hosted by a student organization, a branch of the Associated Students, or a LID department.
  • Student Organization of the Year: This award is given to a chartered student organization that has exemplified outstanding leadership, involvement in the SMC community, and commitment to their mission.