2014-2015 Student Organization Awards Reception 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. - Fort Hays Ballroom, Memorial Union

All student organizations are invited to the Student Organization Awards Reception, a collaborative effort between the Office of Student Affairs and the Center for Student Involvement.

This reception is an opportunity to honor students, faculty and staff who have made outstanding contributions to various student organizations and student involvement opportunities at Fort Hays State University. Students, faculty and staff members continue to make a difference, and this is a chance to publicly and formally recognize those who have made contributions to student life, leadership development and the community.

Award Descriptions

Outstanding Member
The Outstanding Member award recognizes ONE member from each student organization who has gone above and beyond in representing their student organization. Please upload a copy of the nominee's co-curricular transcript. To access a copy of the co-curricular transcript, the nominee must log into Tiger[Link], click on "My Involvement" at the top of the screen, then click on "Co-Curricular Transcript." The nominee should review the materials for accuracy, then select "Create PDF". You can then upload the transcript to the award application.

Outstanding Advisor
The Outstanding Student Organization Advisor Award recognizes the organization Advisor who has gone above and beyond to provide continuous support for his or her respective student organization.

Outstanding Community Service
The Outstanding Community Service Project Award is presented to the student organization which has made outstanding contributions in community service/philanthropy.

Outstanding Diversity Ally
The Outstanding Diversity Ally Award seeks to recognize individuals (not organizations) whose single actions or repeated behaviors distinguish them from their peers. These individuals will have contributed significantly to recognizing absent and/or neglected perspectives and systems/structures of privilege, specifically related to social identity groups.

Best New Program
The Best New Program of the Year Award is presented to the organization(s) which planned and executed a new event for students that best enhanced the Fort Hays State University experience.

Best Program
The Outstanding Student Organization Program Award is presented to the organization(s) which planned and executed an event for students that best enhanced the Fort Hays State University experience.

Most Improved Student Organization
The Most Improved Student Organization of the Year Award recognizes the student organization that has made outstanding strides in improving the operations of the organization and the experience of both the members and the greater Fort Hays State community.

Student Organization of the Year Award
The Student Organization of the Year Award recognizes the student organization that has made outstanding contributions to their members as well as the greater Fort Hays State community.

2015 Student Organization Awards Packet

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