Leadership Awards

The Leadership, Spirit and Service Awards were established with the express purpose of recognizing the unique contributions of students and student groups to North Central Texas College at a Student Banquet sponsored by Student Engagement. Guidelines and further descriptions are in the nomination links below. For further information contact dgarcia@nctc.edu

2019-2020 Award Winners

The Emerging Leader Award is presented to an outstanding NCTC student who has proven their skills to exceed expectations in leadership development and service within the community.

  • Biak Zing, future preschool teacher

The Outstanding Civic Engagement Award recognizes a student who has made significant contributions demonstrating extraordinary commitment in their service learning, community service, and/or philanthropic organizations, which enhance our community.

  • Rebecca Hammond, Phi Theta Kappa Officer

The Student Employee Award is presented to an NCTC work-study or part-time student from each campus who has demonstrated great work ethic, commitment to the college mission, professionalism, and goes above and beyond their job duties.

  • Jordin Bresler, Work Study for the NCTC Faculty Office Suite

The Student Organization Leader of the Year Award recognizes an outstanding student from any student organization who advanced the mission of the student organization while challenging and encouraging the student organization to advance new initiatives, acquire new skills, and encouraged organizational participation and teamwork. *Student does not need to be an officer

  • Jamie Gilbert, Business Professionals of America SGA Senator

The Student Organization Advisor of the Year Award Is designed to honor an NCTC faculty or staff member who has made a significant contribution to both the student members and the organization as a whole in a volunteer capacity. 

  • Lisa Chiu, National Society of Leadership and Success

Student Group Awards

The Inclusion & Diversity Program of the Year Award is presented to a student group affiliated with an NCTC program contributed to enhancing diversity and inclusion at North Central Texas College.

The Community Service Project Award is presented to a student group affiliated with an NCTC program (i.e. Honors, PTK, Student Organizations, Etc…) which has made outstanding community service contributions to the local/surrounding community.

  • Callisburg High School Dual Credit English 2 Course

The Student Organization of the Year Award is presented to a student organization which has made outstanding contributions to the campus community that is considered to go above the expectations of a student organization.

  • National Society of Leadership and Success

Student Government Association Awards

Every year, Student Government Association Awards the categories below based off of student nominations for their Notable Contributions to the Students of NCTC.


Faculty of the Year: Charles Adams, History Professor

Staff of the Year: Axel Leos, Success Coach

Department of the Year: Completion Center

Nomination Forms: