Gender and Sexuality KC Outstanding New Professional Award

Community Gender and Sexuality
Application Deadline: October 6, 2023 | Award Type: knowledge community

The Gender and Sexuality Knowledge Community provides avenues for both social and professional involvement. We allow for personal and professional growth, increased awareness and acceptance of professionals and students, and promote understanding of professional and student needs.

Our community recognizes individuals, programs, and research that have made extraordinary contributions to the advancement of sexual and gender minorities inclusivity and education at the highest and broadest level. The awards aid to exhibit excellence and/or innovations that have added to the profession of Student Affairs and Higher Education and enhance the lives of their communities.

The Gender and Sexuality KC is seeking nominations for 2024 in all award categories. Individuals selected for their award will be notified by early 2024.


  • Recipient must have been in the profession for less than three years
  • Recipient must be seeking and involved in new opportunities the Gender and Sexuality Knowledge Community has to offer
  • Recipient must be a member of NASPA
  • Recipient may not have previously received award


  • Please be sure to address these criteria in your nomination. Attach a nomination letter of one single-space page max. You will also be asked to upload the resume/CV of the nominee.
  • Short description of the individual in 150 words or less (for use in publications)

Apply now by clicking on "Learn More" button below!

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