Sullivan Stars

Meet tomorrow’s changemakers, including Sullivan Award winners and Sullivan Scholars at our partner schools, and discover how they are placing service above self to help others in their communities and campuses and build a better world.

Sullivan Award Recipient Sandra Reid Was a 'Tremendous Force for Good' at Elon University

Reid, a longtime advocate of juvenile justice, was part of a task force that successfully worked to raise the age of majority within North Carolina's criminal system from 16 to 18 years old.

Sullivan Award Recipient Dr. Marsha Walton Leaves Meaningful Legacy at Rhodes College

As part of her research, Walton has collected stories from thousands of children describing their own experiences with peer conflict and social relationships.

King University Honors Two Students and Minister With Sullivan Awards

Students Kiayana Roberts and Megan Hagy and the Rev. Dr. W. A. Johnson were recognized for their high standards of character, integrity and service and commitment to creating positive change.
this photo shows Sydney Stepney accepting the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award during a ceremony at Queens University of Charlotte.

Trio of Servant Leaders Receive Sullivan Awards at Queens University of Charlotte

Sydney Stepney received the student award, while Judy and Paul Leonard were honored for their lifetime of service, including their work with Habitat for Humanity.

How Sullivan Award Recipient Issy Rushton Guided Her Campus Through the Pandemic

Rushton, a senior at the University of South Carolina, helped create and lead a citywide social responsibility campaign that encouraged locals and students to wear a COVID-19 mask.

Adarsh Shidhaye Receives Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award at University of South Carolina

Shidhaye, a native of Elgin, South Carolina, said he "aimed to make an impact" with his volunteer work from the day he arrived on the UofSC campus.