Division of Student Affairs & Diversity

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Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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image of hands holding bottles and cans, text reads Dean's Choice Grant: Giving Back to the Community, Apply by March 30


Dean's Choice Grant: Achieving Success Through Involvement

The goal of the Achieving Success through Involvement challenge is to encourage students to showcase how getting involved during the 2017-2018 academic year has benefited the individual or student organization/club sport. The Division of Student Affairs encourages any student, student organization or club sport to apply and win big!

This contest is sponsored by the Oakland University Credit Union.

Enter the competition by March 30, 2018.

How to Enter
Submit a creative presentation to demonstrate how you have excelled academically, professionally and/or personally through your involvement during the 2017-2018 academic year. Submit as an individual or student organization/club sport.
Formats accepted include:
  • Prezi
  • PowerPoint
  • Video (2 minutes max)
  • Social Media Campaign
  • Essay (500-700 words)

Questions? Contact Jean Ann Miller at jam@oakland.edu.


One winner each will be chosen from all individual entries and from all student organization/club sport entries. First place in each category will win $1250.

The winners will be announced at the Student Leader Awards Banquet on April 11, 2018.

Submit Your Entry

Complete this form to submit your entry for the competition. All submissions are due on Friday, March 30, 2018. Late submissions will not be accepted.