Recognized Student Organizations
Student Organization Awards

The Student Organization Achievement Recognition Reception is a collaborative effort between the Office of Student Affairs and the Center for Student Involvement.

The 2014-15 Student Organization Awards Reception will be held Tuesday, April 21, 2015
5:00 p.m. - Fort Hays Ballroom, Memorial Union.

The reception is an opportunity to honor students and faculty 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 every day, and this is chance to recognized and reward those who have made contributions to student life, leadership development, and the community.

All student organizations are invited to attend. The ceremony is a way to publicly and formally recognize outstanding student organizations and their members.

Award Descriptions

Outstanding Member
The Outstanding Member award recognizes the member who has gone above and beyond in representing their student organization.

Outstanding Advisor
The Outstanding Student Organization Advisor Award will be presented to the faculty/staff 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 of the Year Award is presented to the registered campus organization which has made purposeful and outstanding contributions in community service/philanthropy.

Outstanding Diversity Ally
The Outstanding Diversity Ally Award seeks to recognize organizations, students, faculty, staff, and community members whose single actions or repeated behaviors distinguish him or her 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 was shown to best enhance the Fort Hays State University experience.

Best Program
The Best Program of the Year Award is presented to the organization(s) which planned and executed an event for students that was shown to best enhance the Fort Hays State University experience.

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

 Achievement Winners and Nominees

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