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 2021 summer/fall and the spring 2022 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 2021-2022 academic year.
Prize for Leadership Eligibility
Applicants must be high school juniors and residents of Garden City.
Prize for Leadership Criteria
- 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
|2020 Recipients of the Adelphi Prize for Leadership|
|Ian Bailey||Timothy O’Hanlon|
|Erin Brennan||Ryan Padala|
|Adam Hadjipateras||Grace Sanz|
|2019 Recipients of the Adelphi Prize for Leadership|
|Jolene Ciccarone||Bridget O’Connor|
|Caitlin Griffin||Giuseppe Schettino|
|Marybeth Kane||Dean Trapani|
|Margaret McElroy||James Zheng|