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Student Major of the Year

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2020 Student Majors of The Year

Jan 15, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020

Background: Every North Carolina college/university is requested to nominate students to represent their institution as having demonstrated outstanding student leadership and future professional involvement in the following five categories:
  • Health/PE majors or minors
  • Dance majors or minors
  • Athletics/Coaching majors of minors
  • Adapted Physical Education majors or minors (Can be a graduate student)
  • Sport Management majors or minors
Each of your student nominees will be recognized at a special “Student Majors Awards Session” to take place on Sunday, November 1st from 3:30 - 4:15 pm during the upcoming 2020 NC SHAPE Virtual State Convention.

Criteria:

  1. Each applicant must attend a North Carolina college or university.
  2. The applicant must be an undergraduate student majoring in one of NC SHAPE allied as seen above with a proven leadership track record of the highest quality.  The exception will be for the Adapted PE Category as graduate students will be allowed to enter this category.
  3. The recipient must be a member of NC SHAPE.
  4. The recipient must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  5. There will be 5 different categories:
    1. Health/PE Student Major of the Year;
    2. Sport Management Student Major of the Year;
    3. Dance Student Major of the Year;
    4. Adapted PE Student Major of the Year and
    5. Athletics Student Major of the Year.
  6. Each college or university can only submit one applicant per category. In other words, a student cannot be nominated to both the Health/PE and Adapted PE categories.
Overall Winners and Outstanding NC SHAPE Future Professional of the Year: Additionally, your student(s) from the 5 categories listed above will be eligible to be selected as the NC SHAPE Student of the Year for the selected Major/Minor with one student of the five selected as the Outstanding NC SHAPE Future Professional of the Year. In other words, your student(s) will be eligible to be selected as the NC SHAPE Student of the Year for the selected Major/Minor with one individual from the 5 categories selected as the 2020 Outstanding NC SHAPE Future Professional of the Year!
 
Application Documents: Please download the three documents as seen below. One is our Process Guidelines, one is the Nominee Cover Sheet and the last one is the guidelines for the required written narrative to be completed by your student(s).
 
 
(2) Guidelines for the Written Narrative to be provided to each of your campus representatives.
 
(3) Cover Sheet to be completed by your school Dean, Department Head or Program Coordinator.
 
 
The completion of these three items along with your student's Letters of Recommendation (maximum of 3) will be upload on the Submission Page.

 

Instructions

Please fill out the form completely. If you have any other documents you would like to add please do so. 

Members- log in to your account, once you login on each of the award pages click "New Submission". 

Non-Members- click at the bottom "register." it is free to register as a guest. 

Award Deadline: September 18th due to the Corona virus.