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USASA Club Awards 2018


USASA Club Awards recognise the work done by clubs to build a sense of community at UniSA

Anyone can nominate a USASA Club for an award, so keep an eye out for any club you think is doing an outstanding job! Nominations for 2018 Club Awards are now open - you'll be able to nominate through this page until September 14th 2018. 

2017 Award winners can be viewed here
 


 

Club of the Year

This award celebrates the outstanding achievement of one club throughout the last 12 months. This award acknowledges a club who has brought significant value to the campus culture, successfully engages students at events, delivers on their objectives and maintains regular contact with members.


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of Award
  • Award pins for executives
  • Perpetual Shield 
  • Trophy
  • $500 for club
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any club for this award using the 'nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity


New Club of the Year

This award celebrates an outstanding club who has been established in the last 12 months. This club has exceeded all expectations in its inaugural year, surpassing membership expectations and meeting all USASA compliance requirements.


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of Award
  • Award pins for executives
  • $250 for club
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any club for this award using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity

Club Executive of the Year

This award celebrates an individual club executive who has been identified by the university community as an outstanding leader. This executive member has exceptional character and has demonstrated clear dedication to their club(s).


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of Award
  • Award pin
  • Perpetual Shield
  • Trophy
  • $250 for individual
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any individual club executive committee member for this award using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity

Club Event of the Year

This award celebrates an outstanding original club event which successfully engaged UniSA students; demonstrated creativity in marketing, promotion and use of space; and achieved key objectives within budget.


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of Award
  • Award pin for executive
  • Perpetual Shield
  • Trophy
  • $500 for club
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any club event for this award using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity


 

Janet Henrie Golden Calculator Award

This award celebrates a club with outstanding financial management, as determined by Janet Henrie, USASA's Finance Officer

Prize Pool
  • Perpetual plaque
  • Prize
Selection Process
  • The recipient of this award is selected by the USASA Finance Officer

Club Merch Award

This award acknowledges exceptional use of creativity to develop a product to either fundraise for or promote the club.


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of award
  • Award pins for executive
  • $200 for club
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any club merchandise item for this award using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity

Best Marketing Campaign

This award acknowledges exceptional use of creativity to develop a marketing campaign to promote the club or club event.


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of award
  • Award pins for executive
  • $200 for club
Selection Process
  • Anyone may nominate any club marketing campaign for this award using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Nominations will be assessed and a winner will be selected by the USASA Clubs Committee
  • Nominations are assessed based on quality, not quantity

People's Choice Award

This award acknowledges a club that is voted by its peers based on merit. This club demonstrates an ongoing commitment to improving UniSA's campus culture to help create a positive student experience.   


Prize Pool

  • Certificate of award
  • Award pins for executive
  • $200 for club

Selection Process

  • Each club may vote for 3 clubs, allocating 3, 2 or 1 points to other clubs using the 'Nominate now' button below
  • Points submitted to non-USASA clubs are void
  • Clubs may not nominate themselves for this award
  • Only one submission per club will be admissible
  • Nominations will be check and duplicates will be removed

Miscellaneous Awards

Miscellaneous awards exist to celebrate the smaller things in life


Prize Pool

  • Prizes will vary
2017 miscellaneous winners
  • Unshook Award - Club who have displayed strength and composure despite a difficult political climate – UniSA Rainbow Club
  • BFF Award – Club that always extends open arms to students new to Australia, giving students an opportunity to make new friends and celebrate - Vietnamese Student Society
  • Buried Treasurer Award – Club that has changed treasurer more times than Australia has changed prime minister - African Society at UniSA

2017 Award Winners:

Club of the Year - Aviation Student Organisation
New Club of the Year - Human Movement Society
Club Event/Initiative of the year - Bright Futures (Effective Approach to Networking Workshop)
Club Executive of the Year - Mathieu Bazin (IPITS)
Janet Henrie Golden Calculator – UniSA Occupational Therapy Student Society

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