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.
2014-2015 Wyatt Award
Austin Peay State University
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.
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.
Attendance at APSU sporting events:
September 26th soccer game vs. Eastern Kentucky 10 points
October 4th volleyball game vs. Morehead 10 points
October 18th football game vs. Murray 10 points
January 15th men’s basketball game vs. TSU 10 points
TBA women’s basketball game vs. TBA 10 points
TBA softball game vs. TBA 10 points
TBA baseball game vs. TBA 10 points
Participation at University events): (25% of your members must attend to receive points):
Splash Dance, September 5th 20 points
Family Weekend Carnival table, September 27th 20 points
Dance Marathon (full event), October 17th 20 points
GPC Magician, March 19th 20 points
TOTAL POSSIBLE POINTS 150
Five (5) bonus points for every First Friday event in which your organization sets-up an activity table (ending in April 2015).