Wingspan Gala 2017

Presenting Sponsor - The Kuehne Family

Mean Green Country

Eli Young Band

5:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 25, 2017
UNT University Union

Black tie and boots formal attire
Complimentary valet parking

All event proceeds will benefit the President’s Scholarship Fund.


9:45 p.m.
Eli Young Band Concert
Apogee Stadium

Following the Wingspan Gala, Eli Young Band will play a concert exclusive for UNT students, faculty, staff, UNT Alumni Association members and their guests.
Wingspan Gala attendees will receive complimentary tickets.

Purchase student, faculty, staff and guest concert tickets here.

Purchase alumni and guest concert tickets here.



Each year the following Presidential Awards are presented:

Wings of Eagles Presidential Award

Awarded to an alumnus or friend who embodies what UNT represents: engagement, generosity and affinity. This is the most prestigious award presented by the president to someone who has made a transformative impact on the university.

Presidential Excellence Award

UNT’s most prestigious and coveted honor given to current faculty, staff or students. This award, presented by the president, honors individuals for significant and superb accomplishments that have been recognized nationally. Each year one award is presented to a faculty or staff member and one award is presented to a student or group of students.