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Student Awards

The Order of Pegasus is the most prestigious and significant award a student can attain at UCF. Order of Pegasus recognizes exemplary performance in the areas of academic achievement, outstanding university involvement, leadership, and community service.

2023

Sebastián Delgado Suárez

Nathanael Lapierre

2021

Mariana Kellis

Madeleine Smith

2020

Taylor Pryor

2019

Kate Kilpatrick

2018

Carissa Baker

Porsha Dossie

Ana Beltran

The annual ceremony recognizes the academic achievements, contributions and tenures of students and faculty members from across disciplines and encourages them to continue making strides in their careers. Along with awards for teaching, research and service, the dean of each college selects one undergraduate student pursuing honors in their major and commends them for their outstanding thesis.

2022

Nicholas Odom

Philosophy

2018

Rachael Rothstein-Safra

History

The annual ceremony recognizes the academic achievements, contributions and tenures of students and faculty members from across disciplines and encourages them to continue making strides in their careers. Along with awards for teaching, research and service, the dean of each college selects one undergraduate student a year to receive the $500 Founders’ Award for exceptional work within their area of study.

2023

Nathalia Castre

English

2022

Alexandra Smith

English

2021

Ryan Polk 

Music

2019

Elizabeth Klements

History

2018

Thomas Heller

Theatre

2017

Kayla Davis

History

2016

Kerrianne Reilly

History