Nominations for 2014- 2015 will be accepted October 1, 2014- December 5, 2014 for the 2014-2015 academic year.

In 2013- 2014 we received more than 1,500 nominations! Thank you to everyone who nominated, and congratulations to everyone who was nominated!

We look forward to seeing you at the “I Am Grand Valley” reception on January 15, 2015 from 2:30pm - 4:00pm. 


Nomination - Frequently Asked Questions

Who can be nominated/who can nominate?
Anyone can nominate students. All Grand Valley students, undergraduate or graduate, are eligible as long as they are enrolled in the Fall and Winter semesters of the school year they are nominated. (Example: A student must be enrolled in Fall '14 and Winter '15 classes to be nominated in Fall '14 and recognized at the Leadership Reception in January 2015).

Can faculty or staff members be nominated?
The I am Grand Valley leadership recognition campaign is for students only.  Faculty and staff can be recognized through other award processes on campus such as the Provost's faculty awards and the AP Awards.

Is there a limit to how many students you can nominate?
There is no limit to the number of students an individual can nominate. Nominators are encouraged to compose a meaningful description for each nomination. 
Note that nominated students must respond to the automated email upon receiving a nomination and only the first 1,000 students to RSVP to the reception will be accepted.

How are nominated students recognized?
Nominated students are recognized throughout the semester on "I am Grand Valley" days, and will be recognized with an "I am Grand Valley" shirt and certificate on January 14, 2015 in Kirkhof's Grand River Room at the I am Grand Valley Leadership Reception.



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