Student Chapter Awards

Student Chapter awards and designations recognize those that display exemplary efforts in industry engagement, operations and planning, community and social outreach, and more.

Additional Information

Outstanding Student Chapter Award

This award is the highest honor for a chapter, recognizing those that are exemplary in the categories mentioned below. The awards are presented during the Student Awards Luncheon at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

Gold Standard Designation

This designation is for student chapters that have accomplished an admirable level of activity. All designated chapters will be mailed a Gold Standard certificate.


All active SPE student chapters that submit an annual report by 1 April are eligible for consideration. View the Rules for Outstanding Student Chapter and Gold Standard Awards.

Scoring Details

Categories Weight

1. Industry Engagement


2. Operations and planning


3. Community involvement


4. Professional development


5. Innovation