Outstanding Contribution to Higher Education Award

Supporting the Profession
Award Type: national

This award is presented to an individual or organization that has provided dedicated service, consistent advocacy, and outstanding leadership to the higher education community on the national or international level.  The honoree will have made a meaningful and appreciable contribution to the issues and concerns affecting higher education. 

Any NASPA member may nominate an individual for this award. Nominations for this award may be solicited from the NASPA Board of Directors.

2020 Current Recipient

National Outstanding Contribution Criteria


  • Advocates for student affairs within the higher education context, nationally or internationally