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Award Nominations

Nominations Open 2/1/2024

Award Nominations

Nominate someone who has done an excellent job this year in the world of SAO with her position, her attitude, or general contributions to the sisterhood!  Alumnae and currently enrolled sisters are welcome to nominate for any awards. All awards chosen by Convention attendees or the National Board for nomination are listed below. Award recipients will be announced at the Awards Ceremony at Convention 2024. Form opens February 1st and closes on April 4th.

Outstanding Judicial Board Chair

Outstanding President

Outstanding Vice President

Outstanding Secretary

Outstanding Treasurer

Outstanding Candidate Mentor

Outstanding Committee Chair

Outstanding Merchandise Design

Outstanding Social Media

Outstanding Alumna

Outstanding Non-Sister

The Lily* Award

The Dove** Award

*The Lily Award is a nomination-based award given to a sister of Sigma Alpha Omega, enrolled or alumna. The Lily Award recipient will personify the following: 1) A Christ-like attitude of humility and compassion, 2) A consistent record of service to others through SAO or otherwise, 3) A strong reputation as a woman of Christ and ambassador for SAO to her campus and/or community [Song of Solomon 2:1-2: "I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys. As the lily among thorns, so is my love among the daughters."]

**The Dove Award is a nomination-based award given to a sister of Sigma Alpha Omega, enrolled or alumna. The Dove Award recipient will personify the following: 1) Evidence of a strong work ethic, 2) An obvious passion for Christ and Sigma Alpha Omega, 3) An extraordinary dedication to her commitments and relationships [Matthew 3:16-17: "As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and lighting on him."]

Other Awards Recognized at Convention


Chapter of the Year

Chapter Achievement

Chapter of Service

Chapter of Promise

Sister of the Year

Sister Achievement

Sister of Service

Sister of Promise

Mentor of the Year (Vice President of Mentors Choice)

Trustee of the Year (Executive Director Choice)

Distinguished Chapters

Distinguished Sisters (nominees) *new

Chapter of the Semester Awards from the Previous Academic Year

New Chapters from the Previous Academic Year

SAO Foundation Awards

Best Chapter Banner


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