Global Awards Program

Our awards are designed to honor individuals and institutions making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising within higher education around the world. This differs from our Regional Awards Program in scope. The Global Awards Program goals are to:

  • Recognize outstanding advising throughout higher education
  • Offer a global advising rewards system 
  • Encourage wider support of advising personnel and programs
  • Ultimately improve advising services for students

Submit a Nomination

How to submit an application/nomination

Please visit Submission Instructions to begin your application.

Other Awards Deadlines:
  • Retiree recognition forms are due in early June. 
  • There are two submission cycles for Research Grant Proposals annually. Please visit the grant webpage to apply.
Awards Presentations
  • The Global Awards are presented at the NACADA Annual Conference held each fall in varying locations. 
  • The selection committee reserves the right to make no awards in a certain category.
Preparing a Quality Application/Nomination

Outstanding Advising Awards: Tips on Putting Together a Successful Nomination Packet, Academic Advising Today article

Get Involved

We welcome involvement in the awards process and there are multiple ways to volunteer.  Visit the Awards Committee for more information on how Global Awards are administered.


Content Program Coordinator, Dawn Krause, can help by Email or 785-532-0632.

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