NACADA Global Awards Call for Nominations

Submit your NACADA Global Award nominations and scholarship applications using our new

Online Submission Portal

*Please visit before you begin Instructions Webpage the Award and Scholarship Submission


2016 Awards Call for Nominations (helpful pdf of award packet details)  Open December 15, 2015

Award Categories
Awards may be presented in the categories listed in the column to the left for which details and nomination forms are available by clicking on each award category listed.

Awards Deadlines
The deadline for most award categories is March 22, 2016Please see specific award categories for deadlines.

Retiree recognition forms are due by June 1, 2016. Visit the Research Grant web page for information on the two submission cycles and deadlines specific to these awards.

Information and Tips for Nominators

  • Nomination packets must include only original documentation prepared specifically for the NACADA Global Awards Program. Materials intended for other award programs will not be considered.
  • Self-nominations are acceptable. Directors may nominate their own advising programs.
  • Current members of the Board of Directors and Council are not eligible for consideration for any annual NACADA individual awards. After the member's term of office is over, s/he may then be eligible for consideration.
  • Nomination materials submitted cannot be returned.
  • Retiree Recognition:  Individuals who retired in the calendar year prior to the nominating year are eligible for consideration.

To help present your nomination in the best possible light:

  • Paper copies of nominations will no longer be accepted unless noted otherwise on the award website Please visit the online submission portal to complete nominations.
  • It is best to submit only letters and/or materials that add substance to the nomination.  Quality is appreciated more than quantity. A well-written and documented submission increases the likelihood of a positive outcome.
  • Additional material sent separately from your packet or letters sent separately to the committee cannot be considered. Be sure to request that all support letters and documentation be returned to the nominator gathering the information for inclusion in the nomination packets for online submission.
  • Nomination packets must include only original documentation prepared specifically for the NACADA Global Awards Program. Materials intended for other award programs will not be considered.
  • Videos, CDs and DVDs will not be accepted in support of any nomination in any category except Advising Technology Innovation Awards when necessary.
  • Submissions that do not meet the submission requirements will not be evaluated.
  • Contact NACADA at nacada@ksu.edu if you do not receive an e-mail confirming receipt of your nomination after you have completed the online submission process.