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Adelphi University Prize for Leadership

Rewarding superior academic performance and leadership skills in community service activities.

Each year, the Adelphi University Prize for Leadership is awarded to high school juniors in recognition of their exemplary academic achievement and community service. Awardees will receive:

  • An award of $1,000 and an inscribed award;
  • Two tuition–free courses at Adelphi University, over the course of the 2018 summer/fall and the spring 2019 sessions;
  • Adelphi University library privileges; and
  • An invitation to attend a dinner in honor of a leading scholar, artist or political figure who is visiting the University during the 2018-2019 academic year.

Eligibility
Applicants must be high school juniors and residents of Garden City.

Criteria
Applicants must:

  • Show a record of superior academic performance, in relation to their academic potential
  • Demonstrate exceptional leadership skills in voluntary pursuits and/or community service activities

Adelphi University Prize for Leadership Application


2018 Recipients of the Adelphi Prize for Leadership

Michael Duffy

Theresa Hughes

Michaela Keating

Alexandra Larocca

Maria Noyes

Aidan Padala

Aidan Pfaff

John Protano

Emily Quinn

Chloe Rogers

Timothy Schmitt

 

2018 Recipients of the Adelphi Prize for Leadership

 

From left to right: Aidan Padala, Theresa Hughes, Michaela Keating, Alexandra Larocca, President Riordan, Dr. Everett, Aidan Pfaff, John Protano, Michael Duffy, Chloe Rogers, Maria Noyes (Timothy Schmitt not pictured)

Timothy Schmitt


2017 Recipients of the Adelphi Prize for Leadership

Recipients were honored in September 2017 at an awards reception at Adelphi University’s Nexus Building.

FL-2017-Group-Photo

Pictured above, from left to right: Ralph Suozzi, Adelphi President Christine M. Riordan, Caroline Rieger, Maximilian Schwenk, Caroline Madigan, Hope Kelly, Jessica Pedone, Seungmin Woo, Kaylah Bozkurtian, Layne Meyer, John O’Hare, Megan Sprotte, Sam L Grogg

PFL-2017-Alexandra-Hildreth

Above, from left to right: President Christine M. Riordan, Alexandra Hildreth, Sam L Grogg

Above, from left to right: Ralph Suozzi, President Christine M. Riordan, John Murphy, Sam L Grogg


For more information, please contact:

Kaitlyn Woods
Senior Associate Director of Special Events 
and Constituent Engagement
p –  516.877.3087

 
 
 
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