The Sallyport Award is presented by the Association of Rice Alumni (ARA) to an undergraduate degree candidate and a graduate degree candidate who show great promise in carrying forth the mission of the ARA upon graduation, which is to provide the means of a continuing relationship between the university and its former students. The ARA recognizes individuals who have demonstrated one or more of the following:
Nominations for 2020 are due March 27, 2020. To nominate a graduating Rice student, please complete the form below. Any current student, alumni, faculty, or staff member may submit a nomination. The selected senior and graduate student are announced in late spring. Awardees receive a special gift and are recognized each year at Commencement. If you have any questions regarding the nominations process, please contact Alexa Schwartz, Assistant Director, Alumni Programs at 713-348-2856.
Congratulations to the 2019 Sallyport Award winner Akin Bruce '19 for exhibiting loyalty, spirit and pride in Rice University with great promise in carrying forth the mission of the Association of Rice Alumni upon graduation.