Guy and Grace Wicks Memorial Award

The Wicks' family commitment to the University of Idaho spans nearly a century.Guy and Grace Wicks earned their degrees from UI in the late 1920s and immediately became dedicated and loyal alumni. Guy served the University of Idaho as a coach and Student Affairs Officer for more than 30 years until his retirement in 1965. Grace was a fraternity housemother for three decades. This award is given in memory of their dedication to the students of the University of Idaho.

The selection committee selects candidates from the Top Ten Outstanding Senior Award winners and nominations. The Wicks Award committee will then choose a male and a female winner from this candidate pool.

The award will be presented based on:

  • Academic success
  • Campus activities
  • Service to the university and the community

  • Application Procedure:
    No applications please

    Selection Committee:
    Dean of Students and representative
    Wicks family member (if they choose to serve)
    Campus & community leaders