The Summerall Cup, named for The Citadel's president from 1931-53, is donated by the European Citadel Association. It is awarded annually to the cadet company with the best overall academic achievement.

Luke Galloway, son of Heath and Jenny Galloway of Apalachicola, was among 71 other cadets in India Company recognized for their outstanding academic achievements during the 2015-16 school year. India Company achieved an overall company grade point ratio of 3.2.

The Citadel, with its iconic campus in Charleston, South Carolina, offers a classic military college education for young men and women focused on leadership excellence and academic distinction. Graduates are not required to serve in the military but about 30 percent of each class commission as officers in every branch of U.S. military. Citadel alumni have served the nation, their state and their communities as principled leaders since the college was founded in 1842. The Citadel has been named Best Public College in the South by U.S. News and World report for five consecutive years and #3 Best College for Veterans in the South.