Nominations Now Open for Celebration of Student Success

Nominations Now Open for Celebration of Student Success

It is that time of year again to select deserving students for commendation at our annual Celebration of Student Success ceremonies. In keeping with past tradition, we invite you to select one to three students from your respective courses, academic programs, student organizations or workplace for recognition of their excellence.

Students may be selected from the Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Terms. Students will be recognized in the following categories:  

  • Academic Achievement - This award recognizes academic achievement in the areas of Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Applied Science, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Associate in Science, and Non-Credit.
  • Inspirational Achievement - This award recognizes students who have demonstrated perseverance and determination to complete their courses. 
  • Outstanding Student Worker - This award recognizes students who have gone above and beyond in their role as a student worker at FSCJ. 
  • Outstanding Student Leadership - This award recognizes students who have been involved in co-curricular activities including, but not limited to, student organizations, Student Government Association, student ambassadors, volunteerism, Honors Program, undergraduate student research or service to academic departments. 

The schedule for each campus awards ceremony is as follows:

  • Deerwood Center – Tuesday, April 2, 2019, from 6-7:30 p.m., Academy Room, B1206
  • Kent Campus/Cecil Center – Wednesday, April 3, 2019, from 6-7:30 p.m., Room D120 
  • North Campus/Nassau Center – Thursday, April 4, 2019, from 6-7:30 p.m., Auditorium, C126
  • South Campus – Wednesday, April 10, 2019, from 6-7:30 p.m., Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts, Lakeside Room
  • Downtown Campus – Wednesday, April 17, 2019, from 4-5:30p.m., Auditorium, A1068 

Nominations for student recognitions may be submitted by completing the online formNomination deadlines are two weeks before the date of your campus/center awards ceremony. Please indicate which ceremony you wish for your student to be recognized. Also, please provide a brief description of why the student is being recognized (limit 125 words) to be shared by the ceremony emcee when your nominee is called to the stage. You do not have to be present for your student to receive their award. Nominations will only be accepted from FSCJ employees.

All student award recipients will receive an email to confirm their attendance. The student will also have the opportunity to share an optional headshot that will be used in the ceremony presentation. Award recipients may also indicate if their significant other and/or immediate family members will join in the recognition of their achievements.   

A reception with light refreshments will follow the ceremony. If you have any questions, please contact Angela Thomas at or (904) 632-5078. We appreciate your participation in this Celebration of Student Success and look forward to helping you acknowledge students who deserve to be recognized for their accomplishments.