The Bucky Awards highlight outstanding student leaders and organizations who have made a substantial impact at Santa Clara University. A total of seven awards are presented by the Center for Student Leadership, with additional awards presented by on-campus partners like Residence Life and the Office of Multicultural Learning. The hope is to recognize a wide variety of substantial campus impacts.
Center for Student Leadership Awards
Chartered Student Organization of the Year
Recognizes one of the 9 Chartered Student Organizations (CSOs) for outstanding work at SCU.
Registered Student Organization of the Year
Recognizes one of the 181 Registered Student Organizations (RSOs) for excellent work at SCU.
Event of the Year
Highlights an exceptional event that was planned and hosted by a student organization.
Collaborative Event of the Year
Highlights an outstanding event that was developed and sponsored by two or more student organizations.
Bronco of the Year - 2 award recipients
Traditionally one male and female, this award recognizes SCU students for unique contributions to campus.
Transfer Bronco of the Year - New Award
Recognizes a transfer student for significant contributions to the SCU community during the 2014-2015 academic year.
New Bucky of the Year
Recognizes a freshman student for significant contributions to the SCU community.
Office for Multicultural Learning Awards
I MUA Award
Meaning "keep going" or "move forward" in Hawaiian, this award recognizes a student or student organization that has demonstrated progressive leadership on campus by challenging the status quo, pushing the borders of our comfort zones, and living the values of diversity and inclusion at SCU.
Residence Life Awards
Residence Hall Community of the Year
Awarded to the residence hall community that exhibits student development, fosters community, and connects programming and opportunities in meaningful ways.
Residence Life Community Council of the Year - New Award
Awarded to the Community Council that demonstrated great leadership and went above and beyond for their community.
Nominations are now open for the 2015 Bucky Awards. Click here to complete the nomination process. The form will close on Sunday, April 12th at 11:59pm.
Bucky Awards Ceremony
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Locatelli Student Activity Center
All students as well as staff and faculty are encouraged to attend. RSVP Information will be available in mid-April.