Tom Dalof Heroes Award

This endowed award is available to students currently enrolled at Northeastern Illinois University. Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0. This award was established to support NEIU students who active and involved citizens within their community. Applicants may self-nominate for this award or be nominated (via letter of recommendation) by a current NEIU faculty or staff member.

Award
$700.00
Deadline
Supplemental Questions
  1. The person nominating/writing the letter of recommendation for the applicant must outline community activities in which the student candidate is currently involved that exemplify simple, everyday acts of heroism, such as tutoring, volunteering in a soup kitchen or at a hospital or retirement home, participating in neighborhood beautification projects, helping to fundraise for a charity, mentoring youth etc.
  2. For self-nominations the applicant must also submit a statement describing the following: community activities in which the student candidate is currently involved that exemplify simple, everyday acts of heroism, such as tutoring, volunteering in a soup kitchen or at a hospital or retirement home, participating in neighborhood beautification projects, helping to fundraise for a charity, mentoring youth etc.