Stephen F. Austin State University

Outstanding Student Award

The Alumni Association will honor the outstanding graduate student for 2012-2013 with the Marilyn Odom Outstanding Graduate Student Award. The winner will receive a plaque and recognition by the Alumni Association.


Eligibility extends to graduate students completing their degree in August or December of 2012, as well as May of 2013. To be considered for nomination, a student must:

Nomination Procedures and Deadlines

Nominations may be made by any SFA graduate faculty member. Nominator forms and supporting letters of recommendation will be submitted by the nominating faculty member to the Graduate School. Nominee forms will be completed by the nominee and submitted with the nominator forms and letters of recommendation to the Graduate School by February 26, 2013 so that the Graduate Council may make its selection at its meeting on March 28.