See the full list of award winners from Houston


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.

Our recent Leadership Summit in Houston was an incredible event–and one of the best parts of the weekend was recognizing so many of our amazing members and chapters for their hard work and ongoing dedication over the past year. Huge congratulations to you all and keep it up!

First up were our impressive 2019 Golden Key International Leadership Council (ILC) Award winners, who were recognised for consistently providing outstanding leadership and demonstrating an intense commitment to providing excellent leadership:

Academic Leader Award: Dr. Chuck Chuan Ng and Lamarcus Hall

Community Leader award: Ricardo Smart

Student Leader Award: Justine Hall

And here are all the Key Chapter Winners from across the globe:

  • University of South Australia
  • Federation University Australia
  • Edith Cowan University
  • Swinburne University
  • Concordia University
  • Brock University
  • Carleton University
  • The University of Winnipeg
  • North West University Potchefstroom
  • University of Cape Town
  • University of the Free State
  • University of Pretoria
  • University of the Western Cape
  • University of the Witwatersrand
  • Stellenbosch University
  • University of KwaZulu-Natal 
  • American Public University System
  • Auburn University
  • St. Petersburg College
  • Florida State University
  • Kennesaw State University
  • University of Massachusetts Boston
  • University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
  • Ashford University
  • Michigan State University
  • The University of Texas at Dallas
  • University of Texas at Arlington

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.