Administered by the New York State Nontraditional Employment & Training (NET) Program, the award goes to outstanding students in fields that are considered non-traditional for their gender.
Tiffany and Tyler are among eight award winners from colleges around the state. The winners were chosen from a pool of 40 strong nominees and will be honored in Albany this April.
Tiffany is a dual major in Mechanical Engineering Technology and Manufacturing Technology, while Tyler is a Nursing major.
Kylie Gage in Communications & Media Arts had also been nominated for this year’s Vanguard Award.