Parents and Family Weekend 2016

Parent of the Year Award

Nomination Guidelines

The Office of Student Support Services is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Wright State University Parent of the Year!

Want to say thanks to those who support you in your quest for higher education? Nominate them for Parent of the Year by detailing in 500 words or less why your loved one deserves this prestigious honor.

If you'd like, you may upload a photo of you and your nominee on the Nomination Form!  The photos will be shown during the Parents & Family Weekend Sunday Breakfast!

Nominations are due by Monday, February 8, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

A selection committee will review all submitted essays.  Award recipients must be present and will be honored during the Parents & Family Weekend Breakfast on Sunday, February 21, 2016.  The winner and the nominating student will both receive a $100 Barnes & Noble gift card.  All nominees will receive a certificate of recognition during the Breakfast.

For more information about Parents & Family Weekend or the Parent of the Year Award, please call the Office of Student Support Services at (937) 775-3749, or email