Each SGA senate recognizes their outstanding members below.
- 1st Quarter - Alana Burrell, Clarkston
- 2nd Quarter - Gregory Wright, Decatur and Franklin Patterson, Atlanta
- 3rd Quarter -
- 4th Quarter - Jessica Siemer, Atlanta and Aaarjavi Patel, Newton
- August - Jessica Siemer, CAS Senator and Chair of Academic Affairs
- September - Joshua Akinola-King, RCB Senator and Chair of Student Life
- October - Luis Aleman, CAS Senator
- November - Franklin Patterson, RCB Senator, Chair, Ad Hoc Security
- January - Dominick Fabien, Head Transfer Liaison
- September - Shon White
- October - Greg Wright
- November - Greg Wright
November - Allysha Watson
The following awards are available to members of the Student Government Association.
|Liaison of the Year (Atlanta Campus only)|
|2016-17 Recipient – Markeesa Walker|
This award is designed to recognize a student who has demonstrated outstanding leadership or involvement as a Freshman or Transfer Liaison in the Georgia State University SGA. Honorees should have an established dedication to gathering feedback from their peers, conducting research on those issues and will have actively worked to improve Georgia State University and/or the greater community.
|Senator of the Year (1 per campus)|
|Atlanta – Usra Mohamed, Arts & Sciences||Decatur – Ikram Awad, Perimeter|
|Alpharetta – Aisha Khan, Perimeter||Dunwoody – Vetaliah Davis, Perimeter|
|Clarkston – Ariana Roberts, Perimeter||Newton – Omoruyi Ologbosere, Perimeter|
This award is designed to recognize the effort and dedication of an individual who has shown outstanding leadership during their term(s) as an SGA Senator. Through dedication, initiative, innovation, and perseverance, this individual will have demonstrated a commitment to creating positive change in our campus community.
|Executive Committee Member of the Year (1 per campus)|
|Atlanta – Usra Mohamed, Speaker Pro-Tempore||Decatur – Christina Cherry, Communications Dir.|
|Alpharetta – Chelsea Green, Exec. VP||Dunwoody – Olivia Abie, Communications Dir.|
|Clarkston – Franklin Patterson, Finance Dir.||Newton – Daniel Detlefsen, Exec. VP|
This award is designed to recognize the effort and dedication of an individual who has shown outstanding leadership during their term(s) as an Executive Committee Member. Through dedication, initiative, innovation, and perseverance, this individual will have demonstrated a commitment to creating positive change in our campus community.
|Head of State Award|
|2016-17 Recipient – Fortune Onwuzuruike, President|
This award recognizes the effort required to serve as the first student body President of the consolidated Georgia State University.