Alumni Achievement Award

The Alumni Achievement Award honors an outstanding baccalaureate graduate who exhibits leadership, good scholastic standing and involvement in the community.  This award has been awarded each year since 2010.











2018 Alumni Achievement Award Recipient: Amanda Hunt

Ms. Hunt will receive her B.A.S. degree in Management and Organizational Leadership and currently has a 4.0 G.P.A.

She was a member of the SPC Student Government Association, Phi Theta Kappa as well as the Golden Key International Honor Society. Ms. Hunt was also an active member of the College Entrepreneur’s Organization and Aletheia Christian Club.

Ms. Hunt won the 2017 Jane Till Nonprofit Startup Competition and received funding to start her charity organization, United by Love.

As a dedicated volunteer, Ms. Hunt serves at the St. Vincent De Paul soup kitchen, organizes her local church youth group and empowers children through Global Celebration. She also provides care and support to her brother who is disabled.

Ms. Hunt plans to continue to work in the nonprofit sector as well as work towards launching her own nonprofit.

Asbury University Associate Dean & Professor, Mr. Doug Walker said: “Amanda is what I would call, in the best sense of the word, a servant leader. Amanda is continually involved in giving to others.”

“I am extremely grateful for all that I have gained, learned and experienced from my time at St. Petersburg College. I will enter the nonprofit community knowing that I now have the skills and knowledge that align with the passion I have always had: to love people and help them however I can.”




Applicants must have:

  • Graduate from SPC in July or December of 2018, or May of 2019
    Minimum GPA of 3.50
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • Been involved in college activities
  • Participated in community service

Completed Application:

An application is complete and eligible for review when you have submitted the following documents:

  • A completed online application (click the “Apply Now” button below to access the application)
  • At least one, but not more than three, typed letters of recommendation
  • An official, sealed copy of your SPC transcript. To order your transcript, please visit: For faster delivery, request that the transcript be mailed to our address listed below. It can take a week or more to receive the transcript, please order it early.

Mailing Address
SPC Alumni Association
c/o St. Petersburg College Foundation
PO Box 13489
St. Petersburg, FL 33733-3489

To apply for an Alumni Achievement Award, please click the “apply now” button below. Applications for the 2018-2019 academic year will be accepted starting January 2019. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 15, 2019.


Alumni Achievement Award Recipients

2010 – 2018
2010 – Julie Barnes
2011 – Linaea Floden
2013 – Elizabeth Van Scoyoc
2014 – Eunmi Ko
2015 – James Lenas
2016 – Amy Bhatt
2017 – Alexis Gagliardotto
2018 – Amanda Hunt