The Jane Stockman Award honors Jane Stockman, who served the Alumnae Association as its director for 15 years before assuming the position of Executive Director of the University of Richmond's undergraduate alums associations.  The criteria for selecting the recipient includes consideration of a Westhampton student’s enthusiastic and resourceful efforts to enrich the college community, including representing Westhampton and the University in a positive manner as a volunteer in the metropolitan Richmond community.  These efforts are seen as advancing the integrity of Westhampton College within the University of Richmond, and the recipient was recognized as a hard-working optimist who is an integral and critical part of Westhampton College.