• photo of CCBC student Jazmine Richison wearing a college promise t-shirt

    Jazmine Richison

    Jazmine Richison, this year's President's Distinguished Graduate, delivered CCBC's 2020 Commencement ceremony address.

Be recognized for achieving beyond expectations!

Given annually, this award recognizes a student who has shown exemplary leadership as well as a commitment to help others. The President’s Distinguished Graduate Award recipient will be presented with the award at CCBC’s Commencement ceremony where they will also provide the commencement address.

Eligibility criteria
  • The nominee must be a graduating student in a degree program.
  • The nominee should have demonstrated excellence in one or more of the following categories: leadership; academics; service; perseverance.
  • The recipient must have a minimum of 3.5 overall GPA.
  • 50 percent of the nominee’s credits must have been completed at CCBC.
  • The recipient must be willing and able to speak at the graduation ceremony.
  • The recipient must meet all of the preceding criteria.
  • All finalists must participate in interviews conducted by the search committee.

Does this sound like you?
Act today! Applications are accepted from Monday, February 1 — Friday, March 19, 2021 by 4:30 p.m.

Completed applications can be emailed to Tami Batton at tbatton@ccbcmd.edu or dropped off at a Student Life Office.

CCBC Catonsville
Barn, Room 003

CCBC Dundalk
College Community Center, Room 204

CCBC Essex
Robert and Eleanor Romadka College Center, Room 102C