Call for NACADA Nominations!

Please consider nominating a colleague, administrator, advising program, or innovative use of technology.* Below are the categories for which we are seeking nominations, along with brief descriptions. You may find more detailed information by clicking on the links.

*In an effort to reward the hard work that goes into writing a strong nomination, the Awards and RecognitionCommittee is going to offer smaller gift cards to each nominator who nominates a winning nominee. Hopefully this will really encourage you to consider nominating a colleague for one of the manyawards!*

Outstanding Advising Awards (3 categories: Primary Role Advising, Faculty, and Administrator)

The Outstanding Advising Awards annually recognize individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students or outstanding academic advising administration. 

Outstanding New Advisor (2 categories: Primary Role Advising and Faculty)

The Outstanding New Advisor Awards are presented to individuals who have demonstrated qualities associated with outstanding academic advising of students and who have served as an advisor for a period of three (3) or fewer years

Outstanding Advising Program

The Outstanding Advising Program Awards annually recognize programs that document innovative and/or exemplary practices resulting in improvement of academic advising services.

Advising Technology Innovation

The Advising Technology Innovation Awards recognize the most creative and unique uses of technology that support academic advising. 

Pacesetter Award

The Pacesetter Award recognizes Executive Officers, Provosts and Academic or Student Affairs Officers (i.e., Vice Provosts, Vice Presidents, Deans, etc.) who exemplify a commitment to academic advising and are true advocates for advising, students, and advisors across the institution.

Virginia N. Gordon Award for Excellence in the Field of Advising

The Virginia N. Gordon Award for Excellence in the Field of Advising is annually presented to a NACADA member who has made significant contributions to the field of academic advising.

Service to NACADA Award

The Service to NACADA Award annually recognizes a NACADA member for outstanding service to the organization.

Nominations are due by 5pm on Wednesday, December 5th, via SurveyStation. There is not a way to save a started entry on the survey, so make sure you have enough time to complete your nomination when you begin the process! Please click on the link below to submit.

Submit your nomination today!

Many thanks for your help,

The ACA Awards and Recognition Committee