Majors of the Year Awards

tennisSHAPE America is proud to honor exemplary students majoring in an HPERD field through the Outstanding Major of the Year Program. Faculty advisors/professors are encouraged to nominate one outstanding student per major per College/University.

Criteria

Please review the award criteria below before nominating your student.

Nominees must:
  • 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 towards a degree in an HPERD field
  • Be a Junior or Senior standing
  • 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
Form Submission

To nominate a student, please complete the entire online submission form. This form must be completed by an advisor/nominator and submitted by January 15, 2015. Faculty advisors may only nominate one student per major per college/university. Students cannot nominate themselves. Please contact awards@shapeamerica.org with any questions.