Bridgerland Technical College

Application for Student of the Year


Bridgerland Technical College invites you to apply for the title of Student of the Year! The winner will receive $1,000 cash and is then eligible for the title of USTC Student of the Year.

Applications are due by November 1, 2018. If chosen, the Student of the Year must attend and speak at events listed on application and rules.


Students may apply no later than November 1, 2018.   Students must have been in their program for at least three months before they apply.   Students must be 18 years of age or older to apply.  Students must fill out an official application form and write a two page essay on “Why I chose career and technical education and how I will use it to better my life.”   Students must be in good academic and financial standing with the college.   Applicants must sign an agreement that will outline their duties as the Bridgerland Technical College and USTC Student of the Year, if selected.   Applicants should be prepared for a short interview by the campus selection committee focused on why they should be the Student of the Year and the state ambassador of technical education.


October 1 – November 1
Applications may be submitted by students and eligible graduates

November 1 - November 8
Screening & Selection Process

November 8
Selection of Bridgerland Technical College Student of the Year

November 19 - Awarding at Board of Directors' Meeting
Announce the Bridgerland Technical College Student of the Year

January 29, 2018
Student of the Year statewide reception

June 05, 2018
Speaker at the spring graduation ceremony

*Please be sure these dates work with your availability as a Student of the Year applicant.