The Center for Inquiry, Discovery and Development

Student Ambassadorships are $5,000 awards that support a student-designed project in independent learning and innovative results. Projects may include travel, internship, research, community service, entrepreneurship or other activities and should result in identifiable and transformative results for the individual student and the community.

Ten Student Ambassador Awards are available
  • The Frank Vafier Ambassadors in Leadership (2 offered in 2013)
  • The James Houston Ambassador in Innovation
  • The James N. Leary Ambassador in Leadership
  • The Community Advocates Ambassador in Community Engagement (must be undertaken in Livingston
  • County, NY)
  • The Gerard Gouvernet Ambassador in French Language and Culture (applications will be reviewed by the Department of Languages and Literatures; see the Department Chair for additional information )
  • The Provost's Ambassador in Diversity
  • The John A. and MaryGrace Gleason Ambassador in Student Affairs
  • The Edward Pettinella Ambassador in Business
  • The CAS Ambassador in Entrepreneurship


 Visit The Center for Inquiry, Discovery and Development for more information.