Student Awards


Student Awards 2021: Let’s Celebrate YOU!

Every year, Bristol Community College honors our students at the Student Awards Ceremony. While we are unable to host an in-person ceremony this Spring, we will continue to keep hold of the best part of the event by recognizing the amazing contributions of our students in a virtual capacity.

To do this we need your help!

Please see the Award Categories below and links to nominate all those deserving student leaders!

Important Dates

  • March 15, 2021: Nominations due for consideration.
  • May 20, 2021: Virtual Screening of Student Awards 2021 6:30 p.m. 

 

All 2021 Student Awards Criteria can be found here.


Student Award Nominations


Bronze Shield Award

The Bronze Shield is given to a student who has provided continuous, outstanding service to a student club or organization of the college throughout the years. Nominations should include the name of the student club or organization, dates of involvement, specific activities and accomplishments of the student.

Click HERE to Nominate for Bronze Shield Award.

Curriculum Award for High Academic Achievement

The Curriculum Award for High Academic Achievement is given to graduating students who have at least a 3.5 GPA. Students who have demonstrated high achievement, motivation, initiative, integrity, and intellectual depth may receive this award.

Click HERE to Nominate for High Academic Achievement.

Curriculum Award for Perseverance and Growth

The Curriculum Award for Perseverance and Growth is given to graduating students who have at least a 3.0 GPA. The Awards Selection Committee defines this student as one who is persistent, dedicated, and willing to make personal sacrifices to achieve academic success in spite of obstacles.

Click HERE to Nominate for Perseverance and Growth.

Civic Engagement Awards

Learn More on our Civic Engagement page.

Sceptre & Scroll Award

The Sceptre and Scroll Award is given to students who consistently provide exceptional college-wide service and/or leadership, over a period of years. Please be specific as to dates and accomplishments. Recipients are installed in perpetuity in the Sceptre and Scroll Society.

Click HERE to Nominate for Sceptre & Scroll.

Silver Shield Award

The Silver Shield is awarded to students who have made significant contributions to the college during the current academic year. Please be specific as to dates and accomplishments. Nominations need to be specific as to the contributions to Bristol, including dates.

Click HERE to Nominate for Silver Shield.


Prestigious Awards to be Announced on Awards Night


Bristol Community College Foundation Scholarships

Nominees are chosen for their outstanding academic achievement as well as significant college and community service.

Commonwealth Honors Program Scholars

These students have completed at least 3 honors experiences and they have worked with a faculty member to successfully produce a significant interdisciplinary research project and present their findings in written and oral presentations, all done while maintaining a GPA of at least 3.45.

Mace & Shield Award

Known as the President’s Award, the Mace & Shield is presented each year to a graduate who has rendered the highest quality service to the college and who has demonstrated outstanding leadership.  The name of each recipient is inscribed on a plaque, which is located permanently at the college.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Student & Family Engagement via their email: studentengagement@bristolcc.edu.

*Recipients are selected based on the award criteria. Nominations do not guarantee an award. 

Watch the video below for the 2019-2020 award recipients: