Student Awards - 2019

Rutgers University-Camden’s Alumni Association and Division of Student Affairs recognizes outstanding student leadership through a variety of annual student awards.  The Rutgers-Camden Campus Awards Committee is seeking student nominations from the entire Rutgers-Camden community (including students, faculty and staff).

Below please find the award descriptions and an online nomination form.  Questions? Irene Ulrich at

How to Nominate a Student for an Award

  1. Review the descriptions of each award.
  2. Think about students that you know who are deserving of one of these awards.
  3. Complete and submit the 2019 Student Award Nomination Form.
  4. Deadline to submit nominations:  Friday, April 5th, 2019 @ 4:00 PM

Awarding Process

Unless otherwise indicated, all awards described here are decided by the Campus Awards Committee below and will be presented at either the Campus Commencement Ceremony or the college honors ceremony.

Campus Awards Committee

  • Mary Beth Daisey, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

  • Thomas DiValerio, Dean of Students

  • Kandace Diedrick, Assistant Dean, School of Business

  • Jana Nelson, Director, Office of Nursing Student Success

  • Marsha Besong, Assistant Chancellor for Student Success

  • Allison Wisniewski, Associate Dean of Students

  • Patrick Wallace, Associate Director Campus Center

  • Shannon Traum, Student Counselor, Academic Services Office

  • Krista Wehlen, Student Counselor

  • Scott Owens, Director, Alumni Relations

  • Jeff Dean, Director of Athletics

  • Joseph Schiavo, Associate Dean, FASC

  • Irene Ulrich, Director of Student Care & Student Advocacy

All applicants will be notified of the Campus Awards Committee's decision by U.S. Mail.