This award recognizes outstanding contributions to the profession's body of knowledge through publications, films, speeches, instructions, tapes, and other forms of communication. 

Mary Frances Howard-Hamilton, Indiana State University Raechele L. Pope, University of Buffalo  

 

Nomination Information

You may nominate yourself or another individual. To nominate someone, send a nomination letter including the nominee's telephone number, and e-mail address by November 18, 2016 to the Award Coordinator, Lee Hawthorne (recognize@acpa.nche.edu). The nomination letter should be accompanied by supporting materials, which include an outline of the person's, or group's contributions based on the criteria for the award as well as letters of support. Nominees may be contacted for additional information.

Past Winners

2016

  • John M. Braxton

2015

  • Susan Robb Jones
  • Kristen A. Renn

2014

  • Shaun Harper

2012

  • Peter Magolda

2011

  • Trudy W. Banta

2010

  • Don Hossler
  • C. Carney Strange

2008

  • M. Lee Upcraft

2007

  • Elizabeth J. Whitt

2006

  • Susan R. Komives

2005

  • Marylu K. McEwen

2004

  • William Sedlacek

2003

  • Marcia B. Baxter-Magolda

2002

  • Gregory S. Blimling

2001

  • Charles C. Schroeder

2000

  • Robert B. Young

1999

  • Don G. Creamer

1998

  • Nancy J. Evans

1997

  • Theodore K. Miller

1996

  • Patricia M. King

1995

  • Paul A. Bloland

1994

  • Richard B. Caple

1993

  • Harold E. Cheatham

1992

  • Karen Strohm Kitchener
  • Ernest T. Pascarella
  • Patrick T. Terenzini

1991

  • Louis C. Stamatakos

1990

  • Margaret J. Barr
  • Roger B. Winston, Jr.

1989

  • Nancy K. Schlossberg
  • John H. Schuh

1988

  • John M. Whitely

1987

  • Gary R. Hanson

1986

  • George D. Kuh

1985

  • Albert B. Hood

1984

  • David A. DeCostner

1983

  • Clyde A. Parker

1982

  • James C. Hurst

1981

  • Ursula Delworth

1980

  • Arthur D. Chickering

1979

  • Robert D. Brown

1978

  • Alexander Astin

1977

  • C. Gilbert Wrenn

1976

  • E. G. Williamson