Rev. Dr. Frederic Sutter Service Award

Award Description: The Rev. Dr. Frederic Sutter Service Award was created through the generosity of Maria Hartmann to honor her great-grandfather, the Rev. Dr. Frederic Sutter, founder of the Wagner College’s Staten Island campus.  Each year, the Sutter Service Award is granted to a Wagner College junior who embodies the Seahawk spirit of Community Engagement and Leadership. Award recipients go beyond the scope of curriculum requirements to demonstrate their commitment to the service of Wagner College and the greater community by participating in clubs, volunteering, interning, running programs or organizations, and taking on important leadership roles. Sutter Award winners are change agents in their community, passionate about issues of social justice, and committed to connecting their liberal arts education and work in the greater community.

Applicants must complete the online submission form, which includes short essays, one character reference, a completed resume, and supporting materials (video, photo, URL links, etc).

Prize amount:$1,000

Past Award Recipients:
2011, Kevin Ferreira
2012, Julia Zenker
2013, Alyssa Manfredini

Eligibility:
*Full time
*Junior status
*Must be in good academic standing

Deadline: Wednesday, Sept. 17

The Rev. Dr. Frederic Sutter (1875-1971) (photo courtesy Sutter Memorial Archives, sutterarchives.org)

Rev. Dr. Frederic Sutter Service Award

  • Please respond to three of the four essay prompts below in 500 words or less. The best responses will be: 1) Clear and well written 2) Highlight specific examples of community service experience 3) Focus on leadership development 4) Demonstrate humility and emphasize collaboration over individual leadership.
  • Please respond to three of the four essay prompts below in 500 words or less. The best responses will be: 1) Clear and well written 2) Highlight specific examples of community service experience 3) Focus on leadership development 4) Demonstrate humility and emphasize collaboration over individual leadership.
  • Please respond to three of the four essay prompts below in 500 words or less. The best responses will be: 1) Clear and well written 2) Highlight specific examples of community service experience 3) Focus on leadership development 4) Demonstrate humility and emphasize collaboration over individual leadership.
  • Please respond to three of the four essay prompts below in 500 words or less. The best responses will be: 1) Clear and well written 2) Highlight specific examples of community service experience 3) Focus on leadership development 4) Demonstrate humility and emphasize collaboration over individual leadership.
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