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Each year, the TWU Alumni Association recognizes Outstanding Students at our annual convocation.  All awards from Dallas, Denton and Houston campuses will be presented during Honors Convocation on April 21, 2017 on the Denton campus.    After you nominate a student, the student will be contacted and encouraged to apply for the award.


Since 1971, The Alumni Association has supported Texas Woman's University's best students.

Purpose of the Awards

To honor outstanding students who demonstrate excellence through academic coursework, scholarly efforts, and involvement in activities that bring distinction to the University. 



To be eligible, undergraduate, and graduate students must be projected to graduate in December 2016 or May 2017or have completed degree requirements by August 2017 academic year. They must have a minimum overall GPA of 3.50. 


Nomination Procedure

Faculty, staff, or students are eligible to nominate qualified students by completing the brief nomination form. Students may also nominate their peers or themselves. 


Criteria Considered for Award Selection

  •  Minimum grade point average of 3.5
  •  Application
  •  3 recommendation forms (Note for graduate students: 1 form must be completed by major professor/advisor).
  •  Personal statement
  • Resume/Curriculum Vita 

Deadlines for Completed Application Materials

All nominees will be emailed instructions regarding Blackboard, recommendation forms and other info by mid-November.

Questions   -  Contact Amy O’Keefe at 940.898.2789 or


List of Honorees

page updated 4/7/2017 11:14 AM



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