Presented by the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Alumni Association, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation and the University Centers, the University Student Excellence Awards recognize outstanding accomplishments in areas that reflect the core values of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The students honored reflect the university’s living vision to be the premier undergraduate learning community in the Upper Midwest. Award recipients are recognized at the annual University Student Excellence Awards reception.
2018 Excellence Awards Recipients
- Paul Willett
- Austin Northagen
- Samuel Schwiebert
- Jenna Washetas
- Nicholas Walkowiak
- Cheyenne Bonincontri
- Terry Wells
- Trung Nguyen
- Katelyn Kannel
- Justin Vue
- Alyssa Rae Plano
- Brandon Simonis
- Annika Ekblad
- Amelia Schneider
- Sophia Thoen
- Dr. Beth Hellwig
- Erin Brault
- Molly Petersen
- Annie Titus
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Ojibwe Ballroom of Davies Center
Call for Application
Applications open Monday, January 7th and are due Friday, March 15th.
- Blugold Love Memorial Award
- Blugold Spirit Award
- Domestic Immersion Leadership Award
- Emerging Leader Award
- Excellence in Community Service Award
- Excellence in Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity Award
- Excellence in Environmental Sustainability Award
- Excellence in Global Awareness Award
- Excellence in Leadership Award
Students are invited to submit applications for University Student Excellence Awards. All applicants will require a reference form from a UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff, or student to support their application. The reference must be completed by the deadline to be eligible for awards. Additionally, UW-Eau Claire faculty, staff and students are invited to nominate students by contacting CentersLeadership@uwec.edu to encourage participation. Names of nominators will be shared with the respective nominees.
The applications will consist of questionnaires regarding campus and community involvement related to the individual award. A special selection committee will review all references and applications.
Student organizations may submit applications for the Student Organization Award, and they may submit nominations for the Student Organization Advisor Award.
Thank you in advance for your assistance in helping the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire recognize and reward student excellence. Please direct any questions regarding the University Student Excellence Awards to Katy Rand, Coordinator of Student Leadership, 715-836-4803.