2020 Current Recipient
Any NASPA member may nominate an individual for this award.
Below are the criteria that the Selections and Awards Committee of the NASPA Board of Directors will use to evaluate the nominees.
- Strong and sustained record of professional and/or civic involvement in activities that promote diversity, and inclusion in education and/or the community
- Actively engaged in advocating for, and advancing, diversity and inclusion in the profession through one’s administrative and/or academic work
- Reputation for taking a stand on critical issues related to diversity, and inclusion even at risk to one’s reputation and vocation
- An individual whose work has “broken barriers” and in so doing has served as a role model, and helped to facilitate employment and educational access and opportunity, for others from diverse backgrounds
- Active NASPA membership