PLEASE NOTE- The 2020 OADI Honors Awards Ceremony is canceled due to the Coronavirus. 

The Office of Academic Diversity Initiatives is committed to finding new ways to celebrate and honor Senior's academic journey over the past four years. We are looking into ways for you to share your story, connect with fellow Seniors, and celebrate your significant accomplishments. Please stay tuned for more information and check the following website for updates https://oadi.cornell.edu/oadi-events/oadi-annual-events/oadi%20honors.html


Cornell Student Veteran Leadership & Community Award

The Cornell Student Veteran Leadership & Community Award recognizes one student veteran who has made an exemplary commitment to engaged leadership inside and outside of the classroom for their fellow student veterans, as well as displaying dedication to charity and altruism to the local veteran community.


  • Any currently enrolled student veteran in any degree-seeking program is eligible, but the nominee must anticipate completing two semesters, or equivalent, at Cornell University by June of this year
  • The nominee must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above.
  • The nominee must be in good judicial standing with Cornell University.

Nominate someone for the Cornell Student Veteran Leadership & Community Award here