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Deans Student Achievement Award Guidelines

For recognition at the annual GFCB awards banquet

Faculty are invited to nominate students who have received regional or national recognition or achievement in the area of their business major or professional organization, brought notable recognition to the Gordon Ford College of Business through educational endeavors or leadership activities, made unique or substantial public service contributions, or made unique achievements in an area not previously noted for Gordon Ford College of Business majors or minors.

Student Eligibility Requirements

Senior status (100 hours or a graduate from December or upcoming May session) and a major in the Gordon Ford College of Business.

Nomination of Application

A letter of nomination indicating the accomplishment(s) of the nominee is required. A short resume or vita for the nominee is requested. Material should be submitted to the Office of the Dean, Gordon Ford College of Business, 445 Grise Hall, Western Kentucky University. The deadline to receive nominations is March 15.

Award Decision

A committee will review nominations and decide the award recipient. The committee shall be comprised of the dean and associate dean of the college.

Award & Recognition

The recipient of the Dean’s Student Achievement Award will receive public recognition of the award as well as an engraved memento or scroll in honor of this achievement. The award will be announced during the spring semester each year at the Faculty & Student Recognition Dinner for the Gordon Ford College of Business.

If there are questions about the nomination or selection process, please call Kristina Harvey at 270‐745‐2279 in the Office of the Dean, Gordon Ford College of Business, or e‐mail

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 Last Modified 10/2/17