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Young Alumni Rising Star Award

First awarded in 2016, the Young Alumni Rising Star Award honors Texas State alumni under the age of 40 that demonstrate a level of excellence that positively represents the university.


Kuro Tawil

2020 | Kuro Tawil, Founder of KUROS

Bharati G. Naik

2019 | Bharati G. Naik, CNN London Producer  

Polo Sandoval

2018 | Polo Sandoval, CNN Correspondent

Chris Elley

2017 | Chris Elley, Winner of 4 Emmy Awards

Randy Rogers

2017 | Randy Rogers, Country Music Star