Spotlight on Students Award

The Spotlight on Student Award shines a light on inspiring students from Hawkeye Community College who are working not only toward academic excellence, but also those working to make a positive difference in the world around them. This award recognizes students doing well academically but also going above and beyond outside the classroom and does something that makes them stand out.

Staff or faculty may nominate students.  Award applications will be reviewed the first of each month.  A cash award to be given to the selected students. Students may be featured in Foundation updates that is shared with donors and prospective donors.

Your Name *
Your Email*
Student's Name*
Student's Program*
Is the student you are nominating in good academic standing?*
How do you know this student and in what capacity?*
Share an example(s) of how this student stands out from their peers.*
Share an example(s) of how this student has went above and beyond outside the classroom.*
What unique characteristics does this student have?*
What activities or leadership positions are they involved in?*
Please add additional information if needed.


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