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Reward and Recognition

Each year the Students' Association presents awards to GCU students to recognise their volunteering contribution.  The awards are peer nominated and each award is decided by an awards committee. More information about the Sports Awards and Societies Awards is available online.  At the end of March each year, students organise two awards celebrations to celebrate volunteering achievement and recognise contribution.  These events are the Sports Ball and the STAR Awards.  Watch out for more information on our event webpages.

The STAR Awards include:

  • GCU Student of the Year
  • GCU Lindsay Leadership Award
  • GCU Allister Boyd Award
  • Representative of the Year
  • Nightline Volunteer of the Year
  • Wellbeing Volunteer of the Year
  • Society of the Year
  • Best New Society
  • Society Event of the Year
  • Radio Caley Best Overall Contribution
  • Radio Caley Best Behind the Mic
  • The EDIT Best Overall Contribution
  • The EDIT Best Article

The Sports Ball awards include:

Sports Performance

  • Sports Person of the Year
  • Team of the Year
  • Blues Certificates

Voluntary Contribution

  • Ross Baillie Award (Best Volunteer)
  • Alex Goodman Award (Best 1st Year)
  • Coach of the Year
  • Club of the Year
  • Colours Certificates



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