Overall Achievement Awards, Vanderbilt Medals, Dean John Sexton Prize

Deadline for all submissions: March 9, 2017

To nominate yourself, a peer, or your student for any award listed on this page, please use this form.


 

Convocation awards are given to graduating JD and LLM students who have excelled in their overall scholarship or in community service while at the Law School. You may view more details about each award below:

SCHOLARSHIP & ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AWARDS (JD only)
Category Award Award Description
Overall Achievement Frank H. Sommer Memorial Award For outstanding scholarship, character, and professional activities
Overall Achievement Benjamin F. Butler Memorial Award For unusual distinction in scholarship, character, and professional activities
Overall Achievement Maurice Goodman Memorial Prize For outstanding scholarship and character
Overall Achievement George P. Foulk Memorial Award For outstanding sincerity and distinguished scholarship
VANDERBILT MEDALS AND DEAN JOHN SEXTON PRIZE (JD & LLM, Service to the Law School)

Vanderbilt Medals and the Dean John Sexton Prize are designed to recognize students who have made a significant contribution to our community. Specifically, Vanderbilt Medals are given to several students for "outstanding contributions to the School of Law" and the Dean John Sexton Prize to a "law student whose outstanding service to the Law School community exemplifies the values of Dean Sexton."

Category Award Award Description
Community Service Vanderbilt Medals For outstanding contributions to the School of Law
Community Service Dean John Sexton Prize To a law student whose outstanding community service to the Law School community exemplifies the values of Dean Sexton