Oreon E. Scott Award

Nominations for the 2016-2017 year are now closed. The Oreon E. Scott Award recipient will be announced at the Adams Leadership Convocation on Friday, April 21 at 12:15 in Sheslow Auditorium.


2017 Nominees

Nicholas Bianchina
Daniel Creese
Reed Fischer
Jacqueline Heymann
Nathan Jacobson
Samantha Nielsen
Anthony Pawnell
Krista Petersen
Grace Rogers
Benjamin Weinberg


Award Description

Oreon E. Scott was a former Drake governing board member who turned his success as a St. Louis real estate businessman into a lifetime of philanthropy for the Disciples of Christ Church, which founded Drake in 1881.

Given annually since 1949, the Oreon E. Scott Award recipient is considered to be the exemplary senior student at Drake.  The Oreon E. Scott Award winner will represent the graduating class and speak at commencement in May.

 

 

 

Previous Oreon E. Scott Award Winners

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University News
October 19, 2017
Drake senior Morayo Adeyoju, a native of the Yoruba tribe in Nigeria, shares his cultural history as part of an art exhibition on display through Oct. 22 in The Anderson Gallery. Adeyoju's grandfather was a king of the Yoruba tribe.
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