Percy Julian Award

The Percy Julian Award is named in honor of Dr. Percy Julian, an organic chemist with numerous scientific accomplishments and an important figure in the social equality movement. A gift of $500 is awarded each year to an outstanding undergraduate student leader who is active in the promotion of diversity, social equality, or racial/ethnic and cultural understanding.

Percy Julian Award nominations take place in February and the winner is announced during the Percy Julian Graduation Reception, which takes place in April.