Audience: 
Faculty
Deadline
Monday, October 1, 2018
Location: 
AAC&U's 2019 Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia
Opportunity Text: 

The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others; and whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning.

Eligibility: All doctoral level graduate students who are planning a career in higher education are eligible, regardless of academic department. Graduate students in fields where the Master's degree is the terminal degree, such as the MFA in art, are also eligible.

Applicants must demonstrate:1. Leadership ability or potential for exercising leadership in teaching and learning, with a strong commitment to academic and civic responsibility; and 2. Leadership or potential leadership in the development of others as leaders, scholars, and citizens.

Nomination Process: A faculty member or administrator must nominate the student, with a supporting letter from a second faculty member or administrator. Please visit website for information on required documents https://www.aacu.org/.