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Aakash Raut's awards

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  Recognitions and Titles held by Aakash Raut 

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  tan star bullet Precinct Committeeman  

  tan star bullet CRNC "Top 40" winner, for 2008 Republican National Convention

  tan star bullet Delegate to the 2008 Illinois Republican State Convention

  tan star bullet Distinguished Service to the Republican Party
 [Plaque awarded by the Sangamon County Republican Central Committee & the Illinois Republican Party; Aakash is the only College Republican leader to ever receive this award]

  tan star bullet Homer L. Butler Award: "Outstanding Student Organization of the Year"
 [Plaque awarded by the Office of Student Life & the Student Government Association at UIS; this is the only time that a CR organization has ever received an award from a state institution in IL]

  tan star bullet Lobbying Director, Illinois College Republican Federation

  tan star bullet Psi Sigma Alpha  ΠΣΑ
 [National Political Science Honor Society]

  tan star bullet Ronald Reagan Award
 [Presented by the Society of Conservative Students at UIS]

  tan star bullet Richard P. Stone Memorial Scholarship

  tan star bullet National Urban League Scholarship

  tan star bullet National Merit Finalist

  tan star bullet Golden Laurel Award

  tan star bullet National Honor Society

  tan star bullet Illinois State Scholar

  tan star bullet Who's Who Among American High School Students 

  tan star bullet Central State 8 Speech Team Competion, 1st Place  [IHSA]

  tan star bullet Illinois History Fair, 1st Place ("blue ribbon") 

  tan star bullet National Geography Bee, State-Level Finalist 

  tan star bullet Future Problem Solvers, State-Level Finalist