Skip Navigation

2014-2015 Wyatt Award

The Wyatt Award is named after Fessey Wyatt Hackney and the late John Wyatt and is sponsored by the National Alumni Association and the Office of Student Life and Engagement.

Established by the APSU National Alumni Association in honor of the enthusiastic contributions and dedicated volunteerism of Fessey Wyatt Hackney and the late John Wyatt, this perpetual award is presented annually to the APSU student organization who exemplifies the most school spirit throughout the 2013-2014 academic year.

Sponsored by the Student Organization Council (SOC) and the Office of Student Life and Engagement (SLE) this award recognizes a student organization for overall efforts to contribute to the University community.  The Student Organization of the Year is considered a role model for other organizations on the campus.  Presented at the annual Student Organization and Leader Awards ceremony in April, programs occurring in the 2014-2015 academic year.

The winner of this prestigious award will be presented with the “Wyatt Award” (to be passed along each year to the winning organization) along with a cash award of $500 to your organization’s fund.

Award Events (25% of your members must attend to receive points):

September 5th - Splash Dance20 points
September 26th - Soccer game vs. Eastern Kentucky10 points
September 27th - Family Weekend Carnival Table20 points
October 4th - Volleyball game vs. Morehead10 points
October 17th - Dance Marathon (full event)20 points
October 18th - Football game vs. Murray10 points
January 28th - Men’s basketball game vs. Morehead State10 points
February 4th - Women’s basketball game vs. UTM10 points
March 18th - Softball game vs. MTSU10 points
March 19th - GPC Magician 20 points
March 21st - The Big Event20 points
April 10th - Baseball game vs. Belmont10 points
TOTAL POINTS POSSIBLE:

170 points


Bonus: Five (5) bonus points for every First Friday event in which your organization sets-up an activity table (ending in April 2015).

Wyatt Award Description