Awarded based on the E.M.M.Y.S. (Energy, Motivation, Morale, “You”niqueness, Support). The delegation with the most overall spirit will win this award, while a superlative will be given in each category.

Nominate a staff member here!

Nominations needed by Oct 27:

  • Outstanding Up-and-Coming Actor (Outstanding New RA) given to a staff member in their first semester on the job
  • Outstanding Returning Actor (Outstanding Returning RA) given to a staff member who has successfully completed at least one semester on the job
  • Outstanding Innovation in Interactive Programming (Outstanding Campus Program) designed to recognize an outstanding program, event, or initiative led by a student staff member
  • Outstanding Production Design (Behind the Scenes Award) given to a staff member who is always doing things behind the scenes and gets little to no recognition

Nominations not required:

  • Outstanding Music and Lyrics – Small School (Spirit Award – Small School) 
  • Outstanding Music and Lyrics – Large School (Spirit Award – Large School)
  • Outstanding Special Visual Effects (Best Banner)
  • Outstanding Variety Sketch (Best Roll-Call/Pilot)
  • Outstanding Title Designs (Best VACUHO Spirit Pin and Best School Pin)