Now Accepting Nominations for the 2019 OVMA Student Veteran of the Year Award

Katy Quartaro 2018 student veteran of the year.
2018 Student Veteran of the Year winner Katy Quartaro with Executive Director of Veteran and Military Affairs Ron Novack.

Syracuse University’s Office of Veteran and Military Affairs (OVMA) takes pride in student-veteran involvement on campus, in the community, and at various events. The value student veterans bring to campus through their many contributions are part of what makes Syracuse University ‘the best place for veterans™.’ The OVMA recognizes a single student veteran each year for their significant contributions to the veteran community both on and off campus. This year, the OVMA “Student Veteran of the Year Award” will be presented to the most deserving candidate during the Student Veteran Organization (SVO) Awards Banquet on March 30th, 2019.

The OVMA is now accepting nominations for the 2019 OVMA Student Veteran of the Year Award. Any student veteran – undergraduate, graduate, or law – who attends Syracuse University full time (online or on-campus), is eligible for this award.

Please fill out the nomination form, which requires a professional (third person) biography and photograph. You are welcome to submit more than one nomination. The deadline for nominations is March 1st, 2019. Nominees must be among the very best – high academic performers, engaged on-campus and in the community, and of high character and values.

To submit the nomination click here. For any questions please contact the OVMA at