Major of the Year Award
The SHAPE America Major of the Year award celebrates outstanding undergraduate students in the fields of health, physical education, recreation and dance.
Faculty advisors/professors are encouraged to nominate one outstanding student per major per college/university.
Please review the award criteria below before nominating your student.
- Be a current SHAPE America member (nominees who are not yet members may still be nominated as long as a membership form is submitted within one month of nomination)
- Be on track toward a degree in an HPERD field
- Be a junior or senior
- Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, on a 4.0 scale
- Provide a service to school or community (3-5 contributions) for a minimum of two years during undergraduate career
Click here to nominate a student for Major of the Year.
This form must be completed by an advisor/nominator and submitted by January 15, 2016.
Faculty advisors may only nominate one student per major per college/university. Students cannot nominate themselves. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.