Awards

Spotlight Programs Board has been regarded as premier programming board in the Southern region for the National Association for Campus Activities (NACA), schools within the region include those from Virginia (south of metro Washington DC), North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi, and the US & British Virgin Islands.Each year the organization competes for several awards and has been recognized for its accomplishments.

2017
Chatanooga, Tennessee

  • Social Media Award
  • Outstanding Multicultural Program - Food Truck Fest
  • Outstanding Campus Activities Professional - Michelle Canales

2016
Charleston, South Carolina

  • Outstanding Student Leader of the Year – Zayreton Slaton
  • Best Late Night Program - Graffiti Jam
  • Best Calendar - The View, Volume 1

 2015
Chatanooga, Tennessee

  • Outstanding Student Leader of the Year – Eugene Butler
  • Best Late Night Program – Panther Prowl (August)

2014
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

  • Best Social Media Award
  • Best Volunteer Flyer (8.5x11 or smaller)
  • Best Volunteer Social Media Campaign
  • Best Volunteer Calendar
  • Best Conference Delegation
  • Best Educational Session By Students (Katie Bauser & Avien Gober)
  • Outstanding Campus Activities Professional - Phillip Smith

2013
Chatanooga, Tennessee

  • Best Educational Session By Student/Professional - "Navigating Through Traditional Waters" (Jabriel McIntosh, Ben Williams (Students) & Phillip Smith (Advisor))

2012
Winston Salem, North Carolina

  • Board of Excellence Award

Spotlight has transformed over the years. Once considered a student organization and at one time merged with the department called Campus Events. Spotlight Programs Board has been recognized on Georgia State's campus for its contributions to the campus life and retention of students.

2002
Student Organization of the Year

2001
Student Organization of the Year

2018 

  • Silent Party (over $7500) - Panthers After Dark Committee | Cydni Adams
  • Block Party (under $7500) - Traditions Committee | Ashanti Brown

2017

  • Greek Showcase (over $7500) - Spirit & Traditions Committee | Chair: Adriana Selci
  • Silent Party (under $7500) - Live Entertainment Committee | Chair: Jamear Jackson

2016

  • Royal Ball (over $7500) - Spirit & Traditions Committee | Chair: Tigi Bah
  • Graffiti Jam (under $7500) - Live Entertainment Committee | Chair: Jamear Jackson

2015

  • Royal Ball (over $7500) - Spirit & Traditions Committee | Chairs: Christina Collier & Eugene Butler
  • Dinner and a Movie (under $7500) - Films Committee | Chair: Shannon Brown

2018 

  • Executive Board Member of the Year: Cydni Adams - Panthers After Dark Committee
  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Shamar Barkley - Membership Committee

2017

  • Committee Chair of the Year: Aaron Lightner - Cinema and Gaming Committee
  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Aaron Lightner - Cinema and Gaming Committee

2016

  • Committee Chair of the Year: Tigi Bah - Spirit & Traditions Committee
  • Committee Chair of the Year: Anna Boswell - Arts & Culture Committee
  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Tigi Bah - Spirit & Traditions Committee

2015

  • Committee Chair of the Year: Eric Jones - Marketing Committee
  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Symeria Palmer - Marketing Committee

2014

  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Zakkiyya Anderson - Panther Prowl Committee
  • Committee Director of the Year: Adonis Hill - Panther Prowl Committee

2013

  • Committee Director of the Year: Karon Franklin - Concert Committee
  • Foundations of Leadership Award: Elijah Watkins - Graphics Committee

2012

  • Committee Director of the Year: Treyvon Williams - Public Relations Committee

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