2021 Syed Ali-Zaidi Award for Academic Excellence Nomination Deadline
Nominations are being accepted for the 2021 Syed Ali-Zaidi Award for Academic Excellence. Created in 2000, the Syed R. Ali-Zaidi Award for Academic Excellence is conferred upon a graduating senior from one of the State System universities. This award was founded by Dr. Syed R. Ali-Zaidi, a charter member of the Board of Governors. Funding for this academic excellence award was made possible through gifts from Dr. Ali-Zaidi, Highmark Inc., and the State System Foundation, Inc. Dr. Ali-Zaidi wishes to inspire and honor State System students who exhibit excellence in their pursuit of knowledge. Graduating seniors with outstanding academic performance in their academic area of study with a 3.8, or higher, GPA. Nominations must be submitted online by November 13. Click for additional Award criteria.