SFIS Semiannual School Awards & Poster Jamboree

Join SFIS’ Spring Jamboree!

At the end of each semester, we will celebrate the accomplishments of our students with an awards ceremony and poster session. This event will showcase undergraduate and graduate research, including final projects, theses and dissertations.

Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018
Location: University Club, Second Floor, ASU Tempe Campus
3:30 – 4:30 pm - Awards Presentation
4:30 – 6:00 pm - SFIS Poster Jamboree

Join us as we celebrate the SFIS staff, faculty, and students who help make SFIS the thriving community that it is.

This year’s spring award ceremony will celebrate the dedication and stellar work of faculty and begin a new tradition of recognizing student achievements beyond scholastics. Join us to present the 2018 SFIS Spring School Awards!

2018 Annual Spring School Awards

Staff Impact Award
Years of ASU Service Pin Presentation
Director’s Service Award
Excellence in Education Award
HSD Personal Achievement Award
MSTP Personal Achievement Awards
GTD Most Outstanding Capstone Award
Champion of the Future Award

Champion of the Future Award:

Awarded to student, group of students, or team across any SFIS degree programs for an activity, project, or accomplishment within one of four areas: Building a better future for everyone; community building; personal achievement; or outstanding excellence.

Submit your nomination for a Champion of the Future Award

Nominations may be made by faculty, staff, or students including self-nominations, and should provide supporting evidence which describes how the nominee(s) are champions of the future. Nominations must be submitted by 5 pm, April 16, 2018 and will be evaluated by an ad hoc faculty committee.

For specific questions and inquiries please contact Rebecca Pringle.

SFIS Graduate Personal Achievement Awards:

Awarded to student each year for outstanding personal achievement within the their degree program (HSD, MSTP). While this awards may go to students that show outstanding academic achievement, it may equally be awarded for achievement in other areas. The benchmark for the award is achievement against personal objectives, goals, and hurdles, and not achievement compared to others in the program.

Submit your nomination for a Graduate Student Personal Achievement Award
HSD Personal Achievement Award
MSTP Personal Achievement Award

Nominations may be made by faculty, staff, and other students in the program including self-nominations, and should include supporting evidence which describes the relevant achievement(s). Nominations must be submitted by 5 pm, April 16, 2018 to be reviewed by each program’s chair and announced at the 2018 Spring School Awards presentation on April 26, 2018.

Student Poster Information:

RSVP FORM - Please complete this form by April 16th, 2018 if you are participating in the poster session.  

PDF icon Tips, Tricks and Requirements for making a poster

Undergraduate student posters can be no larger than 2' x 3' or 3' x 2'.  Please include the SFIS logo at https://brandguide.asu.edu/content/school-future-innovation-society.  Please submit your poster by noon on April 19th to elisha.thompson@asu.edu.  You will be responsible for the cost of printing the poster on foam board only if the submission is late.  Poster templates: Google Drive.

Graduate students posters can be no larger than 3' x 3'.  Please include the SFIS logo. RSVP (above) and bring your foam mounted poster.