• Complete the web survey to apply or nominate others for awards

    • One submission only; once you have submitted your response, you will not be able to go back and change it

  • Explain why you believe the candidate deserves the award

    • Any information provided will be verified with the Student Engagement Office


  • An adjudication committee will review nominations and select an award recipient. Nominees will be notified in March and the award will be presented at BCG 2018.

Important dates

Nominations open: Feb 12th

Nominations close: Feb 26th

Nominees contacted: Late March/Early April

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The Event of the Year recognizes the successful preparation and execution of an outstanding event. It acknowledges the event organizer’s commitment throughout the entire process, from the planning period to the completion stage. It reflects the creativity and innovation implemented into the event, as well as the engagement of the members of the community.



Must be hosted by a Beedie-funded organization

Must be held locally in the lower Mainland

Must be a sanctioned event (Backed Up By SFU)

BASS events are not eligible for this award

Events between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018 will be considered




The Executive of the Year is presented to an individual on the executive board of their organization. It recognizes the extraordinary performance and contribution dedicated to the morale and development of their team. It acknowledges the strong leadership qualities the individual possesses, as well as the inspiration and motivation they give others. It reflects the passion and dedication the individual commits to the organization.



Must be from a Beedie-funded organization

Must be a member of the executive team of the organization

Organizing committee positions will not be considered

Must have occupied the position for at least 6 months

Must be active May 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018 (fiscal)

Must be active January 1, 2017 to December 30, 2017 (annual)





The Student Organization of the Year is awarded to the student organization with the best overall performance. It recognizes the hard work the members have put in as well as the success of the organization’s events and programs. It acknowledges the engagement the organization has had with their members and general student population, and recognizes the progress the organization has gone through towards developing and advancing its overall performance within the year.



Must be a Beedie-funded organization with >50% Beedie students (?)

Must be active from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018

Must have opportunities for involvement, such as recruitment, events and programs




The Program of the Year recognizes the innovative initiatives and exceptional achievements of a program. It reflects the progress the program has gone through within the year, as well as its sustainable growth for the future. It is awarded to a program whose team members have dedicated themselves to both inspiring students and giving back to the community.



Must be hosted by a Beedie-funded organization

Must be hold activities locally in the lower Mainland

Must be active starting between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018

Must last a duration of at least 3 months