Division of Student Affairs

Spartans of Excellence

UNC Greensboro will honor outstanding student leaders and groups at the 2020 Spartans of Excellence Student Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 27 at 6 p.m. in the Elliott University Center (EUC) Auditorium. This annual event provides an exciting opportunity to celebrate the impact our students and organizations make as leaders, scholars, and innovators. 

Ticket Information

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Campus Activities & Programs Student Group and Leadership Award Application Information

Apply on the Spartans of Excellence’s Spartan Connect page. Applications for CAP student group and individual leadership awards open on Monday, February 24 and close on Monday, March 23 at 5 p.m. All winners will be announced at the ceremony.

Do you know a student group doing outstanding things across campus? Do you work with or know an amazing student leader? Is there a student group advisor that stands out? Consider nominating them for one of our Excellence Awards! Click here to submit all nominations.

(Note: nominations do not replace the application process. All nominees must apply for the award(s) they have been nominated for.)

Award Policies

Individuals and groups can be nominated by faculty and/or staff to win one of the awards, but it is the responsibility of the nominee to fill out the application to be considered for the award. The additional application information MUST be completed by the nominee in order to be considered by the Selection Committee.

All nominees will be notified at the end of March and are expected to attend the ceremony on Monday, April 29. Please RSVP on SpartanConnect.

Individual students may attend, but student organizations may bring a maximum of 8 members.

Students who nominate their advisor for the Outstanding Student Group Advisor award will be responsible for ensuring their attendance.

Sponsoring Departments & Awards

Campus Activities & Programs

  • Outstanding Student Group
  • Student Groups of Excellence
  • Excellence in Community Service
  • Excellence in Innovation
  • Excellence in Advocacy
  • Outstanding New Student Group
  • Outstanding Student Group Advisor
  • Outstanding Student Leader
  • Lamda Chi Alpha Scholarship
  • Pi Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Scholarship
  • Spartan Leadership Awards
  • James H. Allen Student Leadership Scholarship

Career & Professional Development

  • Undergraduate Student Employee of the Year

Division of Student Affairs

  • Parent-Family Advisory Council Scholarship
  • Gladys Strawn Bullard Award

Elliott University Center

  • Elliott University Center Student Employee of the Year

Housing & Residence Life

  • RHA Hall Council of the Year
  • NRHH Leadership Achievement Award
  • New RA of the Year Award
  • Veteran RA of the Year Award
  • Programmer of the Year

Office of Intercultural Engagement

  • Humanitarian Award
  • Pamela A. Wilson Memorial Scholarship

Office of Leadership & Civic Engagement

  • Phillips-McCracken Scholarship
  • Georgia Cooper Moore Service Award
  • Mary Lib Manning Slate Scholarship

Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities

  • Conduct Team Case Coordinator of the Year
  • Conduct Team Student Advisor of the Year

Student Government Association

  • Dean of Students Honor Cords


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