International Affairs

2020 International Affairs Recognition Gala

The second annual International Affairs Recognition Gala at Southern Utah University will be held on Tuesday, April 9th, 2020 in the Great Hall. This formal event will recognize the international engagement, accomplishments, and contributions of students, faculty, and staff.

Nominations are open March 2nd through March 22nd, 2020, and should be based on accomplishments in the 2019-20 Academic Year. All SUU students are eligible. A committee will review nominations and select both international and domestic students for recognition in each of the four categories.


Service Award - The Service Award recognizes students whose volunteer service has had a significant impact on Southern Utah University and the local and/or global community. Recipients must have exhibited a high level of commitment to volunteerism and civic engagement.

Leadership Award - The Leadership Award recognizes students who have shown outstanding leadership ability and have demonstrated commitment to leadership and involvement at SUU.

International Student Artist - The International Student Artist Award recognizes students with artistic ability who showcase their creativity, talent, and poise who have displayed exceptional talent in performing arts, visual arts, or creative writing.

Student-Led International Organization Award - This award recognizes SUU student organizations that promote global connections, service, scholarship, peace, and ideas.

Check out past winners here.

Award Nomination Form