Excellence Awards

Nominations for the 2018-2019 NASPA Excellence Awards are now closed and winners are located on each category page. The 2019-2020 Excellence Awards process will open in July.

Each year, NASPA recognizes the outstanding contributions of members who are transforming higher education through exceptional programs, innovative services, and effective administration. NASPA's Excellence Awards cover eleven categories crucial to the success of students and the continued growth of the student affairs profession. Winners are recognized at the NASPA Annual Conference.

To see a video that overviews the submission process, click here.

To see the rubric against which nominations will be evaluated, click here.

Applications for the 2019-2020 Excellence Awards Area Award Chairs are now open. Deadline to apply is May 28, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT.
Applications for the 2019-2020 Excellence Awards Area Award Reviewers are now open. Deadline to apply is July 15, 2019 at 11:59pm EDT.

Current Recipients


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