As of 2010, the University of Haifa confers the Outstanding Leadership Award upon leaders who have made a notable impact on the development and strength of the State of Israel.
The Outstanding Leadership Award is conferred upon individuals who have:
- Maintained longstanding, diverse and high-achieving service for their country
- Made a considerable contribution to the development of Israel's security, economy and society
-Made a considerable contribution to cultivating Israel's international standing
Outstanding Leadership Award recipients: