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Each year, the TWU Alumni Association recognizes Outstanding Students at our annual convocation in April.  All awards from Dallas, Denton and Houston will be presented during Honors Convocation in each April on the Denton campus.   



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 or May or have completed degree requirements by August  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 the end of October.)

Questions   -  Contact Amy O’Keefe at 940.898.2789 or


List of Honorees

page updated 10/25/2016 11:59 AM



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