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2017 Student Leader Recognition Award Nomination Form

Wright State University

Division of Student Affairs

Office of Student Activities Student Leadership Awards

Several leadership awards will be given to deserving students and organizations on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 7:00pm at our annual Student Leadership Recognition Reception.  Please consider nominating a student, faculty, staff member, or organization for one of the following awards! In fact, we encourage you to make the time to nominate more than one!

As a nominator, it is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED that you follow up with the person or organization you have nominated.

 The procedure for all applicants is to submit an application form, which will be forwarded to them following nomination.  On this application form, the individual will elaborate on their leadership qualities in the form of two essays and upload a resume.  These essays and resume will assist the committee in the selection process.  

If you have any questions, please contact Lindsey Steller at steller.3@wright.edu or 937-775-5547.  Thank you in advance for supporting our extraordinary student leaders, organizations, and their advisors. Without your support, this event would not be possible. 

-The Office of Student Activities

Emerging Student Leader Award

This award will be given to first or second year students with 0-29 credits who have shown leadership qualities over the last academic year.

Open To: Any freshman (0-29 credits) who has shown great potential and advancement in their leadership skills as a new student at Wright State University.

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Established Student Leader Awards

This award will be given to students with 30-59 credits who have shown quality leadership over the last academic year through student organizations, scholarship, or service to the community.

Open To: Any sophomore (30-59 credit hours) who demonstrates progressive leadership responsibility.

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Advanced Student Leader Award

This award will be given to students with 60-89 credits who have shown exemplary leadership qualities over the last academic year. This is demonstrated through involvement in student organizations or campus employment, ongoing service to the community, scholarship and commitment to the advancement of the mission and goals of Wright State University.  Or can be given to senior-status students who are not graduating in Spring and who have not previously received the Advanced Student Leader Award.

Open To: Any junior (60-89 credits) or senior status who is not graduating who demonstrates progressive leadership responsibility in a student organization, campus department, or office.

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Senior Student Leader Award

This award will be given to graduating seniors with 90+ credits and who have one semester or less left at WSU.  They are students who have shown exemplary leadership qualities over the last academic year. This is demonstrated through campus employment or leadership in student organizations. In addition, the student initiates and coordinates service projects for the community, scholarship and commitment to the advancement of the mission and goals of Wright State University. Seniors graduating the next December may apply for the Advanced Leader Award as long as they have not previously received the award. Otherwise, students may apply the following year.

Open To: Any student graduating during the 2016-2017 academic year (May 2017 or December 2016), and demonstrates progressive leadership responsibility in a student organization, campus department, or office. 

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Distinguished Graduate Student Award

This award is given to a graduate student who has shown exemplary leadership qualities over the last academic year through student organizations, service to the community, scholarship or commitment to the advancement of the mission and goals of Wright State University.

Open To: Any graduate student who has demonstrated leadership skills and responsibility in a student organization, campus department, or office.

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Advisor of the Year

This award is given to an advisor of a recognized student organization who has gone above the minimum requirements of an advisor.  This person has been a role model and student resource for student leadership.  They have been dedicated to providing advice, support, and encouragement for their student organization in implementing goals and the mission of the group.

Open To: Any advisor of a registered student organization.

Nominator(s): Students

 

Student Organization Collaboration Award

This award will be given to an organization that has demonstrated outstanding initiatives through a commitment to collaborative programming, financial stewardship, and community outreach. 

Open To: Any registered student organization by the Office of Student Activities

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Student Organization Diversity Award

This award will be given to an organization that has demonstrated a commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion and transformation initiatives for Wright State University and the community. 

Open To: Any registered student organization by the Office of Student Activities

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Student Organization Innovation Award

This award will be given to a student organization that has a demonstrated record of excellence in creating improvements to the quality of life for students on campus.

Open To: Any recognized student organization by the Office of Student Activities

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

Student Organization Community Service Award

This award will be given to an organization that has a demonstrated commitment to the betterment of the community through outreach, programming, education or volunteerism in the greater Dayton area.

Open To: Any registered student organization by the Office of Student Activities

Nominator(s): Students, faculty, and staff

 

All nominations are due by Monday, January 30th, 2017 at 11:59pm.  


This form closed on January 31, 2017 1:00 AM EST