International Summit Gala Awards


Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.
At the 2012 International Summit, Golden Key announced the award winners for some of our highest honors.  We also brought back the Key Chapter Award.  The winners are listed below.


Opening Session Spirit Award: US Region 3
Overall Spirit Award: US Region 3
International Student Leader: Brittany Clark from Louisiana Tech University
International Advisor: Pam Davis from Wright State University
International Leadership Council Award: Jerry Sullivan


The Key Chapter Awards were given to (in no particular order):
  • RMIT University Vietnam
  • McGill University
  • Concordia University
  • University of the Witwatersrand
  • University of Stellenbosch
  • University of Pretoria
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
  • University of Maryland, Baltimore County
  • Baruch College
  • Stony Brook University
  • George MasonUniversity
  • Old DominionUniversity
  • The University of Alabama
  • University of Central Florida
  • University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas
  • Wright StateUniversity
  • Northern Kentucky University
  • Oakland University
  • NorthwesternUniversity
  • South DakotaState University
  • North DakotaState University
  • California State University, Los Angeles
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • Cornell University
  • University of Massachusetts Boston

About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.