AIS is proud to announce the winners of the First Annual Student Chapter Awards. These chapters exemplify the ‘best of the best’ among 65 currently chartered student chapters, and truly personify the best practices that fulfill the mission of the AIS Student Chapters to further the goals and aspirations of IS students around the world.
Please join us in congratulating the following chapters for their accomplishments.
Chapter of the Year
The Chapter of the Year award is the highest honor, recognizing the very best of the student chapters. The Chapter of the Year displays excellence in every way, and sets benchmarks for other chapters by creating an environment where its members can thrive and prosper in the field of IS. The winner of the Chapter of the Year award receives a $1,000 grant to put towards their continued initiatives dedicated to students in IS
2010 Chapter of the Year
University of Georgia
Distinguished Student Chapter
The Distinguished Student Chapter award is given to those student chapters whose efforts to support their members clearly distinguish them as leaders among their peers. The Distinguished Student Chapter represents the highest standards in administration and execution of chapter activities that further the goals of its members. The winners of the Distinguished Student Chapter award each receive a $250 grant to put towards their continued initiatives dedicated to students in IS.
2010 Distinguished Chapters (alphabetical)
Arizona State University
Indiana University – Bloomington
University of Michigan – Dearborn
Outstanding Student Chapter
The Outstanding Student Chapter award is given to those student chapters whose activities and accomplishments can be considered outstanding among their peers. The Outstanding Student Chapter displays dedication to the advancement of its members and the chapter itself that is worthy of recognition. The winners of the Outstanding Student Chapter award each receive a $100 grant to put towards their continued initiatives dedicated to students in IS.
2010 Outstanding Student Chapters (alphabetical)
Brigham Young University
Texas Christian University
University of Alabama
University of Colorado – Denver
Student Chapter Certificates of Honorable Mention
The recipients of the Student Chapter Certificates of Honorable Mention exemplify excellence in a particular area of their student chapter activities:
Outstanding Professional Development
University of Memphis, Illinois State University, University of Florida
Outstanding Membership Activities
University of Memphis
Outstanding “Careers in IS”
University of Florida
Outstanding Community Service
University of Delaware
University of Technology, Jamaica
University of Florida, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Carnegie Mellon University – Qatar