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Wyatt Award

   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).