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LBJ Civic Leadership Award

LBJ Civic Leadership Award Nominations Currently Closed

Who do I nominate? 

The recipients of the LBJ Civic Leadership Award uphold the core values of the LBJ Student Center: empowerment, respect, collaboration, service, stewardship, and excellence. Recipients exemplify the importance of education, academic success, community involvement and the celebration of equality and diversity. Self-nominations are also accepted.



Purpose statement:

The LBJ Civic Leadership Award honors the life and legacy of President Lyndon Baines Johnson by recognizing outstanding civic service and meaningful involvement throughout the Texas State campus and the local community.  This award is given to undergraduate students who take an active role in civic engagement, while gaining leadership experience and fostering a spirit of service for others.

Application Requirements 

  • Completed Nomination Application
  • Completed at least 1 semester at Texas State
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA (cumulative)
President Lyndon B. Johnson

Learn about President Johnson

When Lyndon Johnson graduated with his bachelor's degree, Southwest Texas State Teachers College President C.E. Evans told the audience, "Here's a young man who has so abundantly demonstrated his worth that I predict for him great things in the years ahead.”