SOAR Student Award Nomination Form


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The President's office should collect the student nomination form and student application along with all required materials and submit using the form below once a finalist has been determined at the campus level.

Deadline to submit is October 12, 2020 - If you have questions regarding your submission, please reach out to

Virtual Student Competition Date: Friday, November 13, 2020. (all regions)

Final SOAR Competition: TBD

Award Specific Requirements

Community College/TCAT Student Award

  • Have and maintain an overall, 3.3 cumulative GPA throughout the state competition.
  •  Exhibit exemplary service at the institution and throughout the community
  •  Exhibit exemplary academic accomplishment during enrollment
  •  Must have completed at least 12 semester hours at the nominating community college at the time of nomination or anticipated to have completed 450 clock hours at the nominating technical college.

Please be sure you have these documents ready to upload before beginning application:

  • Letter of recommendation 
  • Student's official transcript
  • College certification form
  • Student's resume
  • Student essay

*Please review all eligibility requirements located in the criteria packet below before beginning application. Once started, application cannot be saved. 

File 2020-21 SOAR College Certification.docx