Willard Broom Excellence in Leadership Award

Willard Broom’s dedication to students is truly what he is remembered for by students, alumni, and co-workers alike. He graduated from the University of Illinois in 1972 and began his exemplary career serving students by advising numerous student groups. He directed orientation programs for new students and the first student leadership conference. Later, he served as Director of Student Activities. Along with Willard’s responsibility in the Dean of Students office, he taught a leadership class, Ed Psych199, for more than 20 years.

Eligibility: This scholarship is awarded to a senior student.

Amount: $1,500

Number of Awards: 2

2022 Recipients

Fredy Quevedo Jr. photo

Fredy Quevedo Jr.

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Muskaan Sawhney