What is STAR Awards?
STAR Awards (Student Talent and Recognition) is an award ceremony that celebrates individual and organizational accomplishments throughout the year. Missouri State University hosted its first ever STAR Awards in 1996 and has recognized over 300 students, advisors, and student organizations since its beginning. Check out our previous award winners at STAR Legacy.
This occassion is best described as a business formal/cocktail event which provides a buffet dinner and surrounds its guests with elegant decor.
Date: Monday, April 27, 2015 Time: 5:30pm
Location: Plaster Student Union, Grand Ballroom *Invitation ONLY
Nomination Due Date: Monday, March 2, 2015 Time: 5:00 pm *CampusLINK form process
About the Awards & Application Process: On average,150 applications are submitted to the Office of Student Engagement each year and nominations are taken from faculty, staff, students, and student organizations. We encourage you to make nominations for every award possible, for there are two categories: organization and individual. All nominations may be completed utilizing the CampusLINK form. *No applications will be accepted via email or physically. Only those submitted utilizing the online nomination form will be accepted.
|First Generation||Mark of Distinction/ Distinguished Merit|
|Outstanding Freshman||Most Improved Organization|
|Outstanding Sophomore||Diversity Development|
|Outstanding Transfer Student||Leadership/ Membership Development|
|Outstanding Junior||Outstanding New Organization|
|Outstanding Senior||Outstanding Academic/ Educational Program|
|Outstanding Graduate Student||Outstanding Diversity/ Multicultural Program|
|Outstanding Leader||Outstanding Philanthropic Program|
|Outstanding Non-Traditional Student||Outstanding Service/ Volunteer Program|
|Living Our Values||Collaborative Program|
|Outstanding Organization Advisor||Public Affairs Commitment|
Click here for a description of each award category.
Click here to submit Applications and Nominations BEGINNING January 12!