Paul Robeson Award

Paul Robeson Award

Paul Robeson

Undergraduate – Leadership
(No Longer Awarded)

Named for the performer, athlete, lawyer and political activist, this award recognizes a student through participation in student organizations and university-wide committees has demonstrated the ability to motivate and lead Black students, while maintaining a high level of academic excellence.


Nomination Process

Nominations are solicited from administrators, academic advisors, faculty, staff and students. Individuals can also nominate themselves.


Award Criteria

Nominees must be undergraduate students from Washington University in Saint Louis.