Irene D. Pierson Award

As an Illinois student, Irene Pierson was active in many organizations and was the first female president of the Student Senate. She served as the Social Director of the Illini Union from 1940-1963. At the 25th Anniversary Reunion of the Illini Union Board in 1966, she was honored by the establishment of this award.

Eligibility: Junior who has demonstrated excellence in student activities, leadership, and academics.

Amount: $1,000

Number of Awards: 1

2022 Recipients

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