Student Awards

We celebrate the academic accomplishments of our outstanding students in many ways. Some students are recognized by their academic departments, others by the University at large. We also applaud our students who receive prestigious awards, fellowships, and scholarships from organizations beyond McKendree. Key awards and recent winners are listed below:

Lincoln Laureate Award

2016-2017: Acadia Reynolds

Spirit of Kentucky Award

2016-2017: Paul Baker & Lia Murphy

Technos International Prize

2016-2017: Maximilian Aviles


Newman Civic Fellow

2016-2017: Jessica Lirios


MLK Humanitarian

2016-2017: Diana Nevarez


Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship

2016-2017: Maximilian Aviles

2017 Honors Convocation Academic Awards

Phi Kappa Phi Academic Honor Society