ACPA Senior Scholars Program
2020–2025

ACPA Senior Scholars are selected through an award program. Senior Scholar award winners are named on an annual basis, following a nomination process and extensive review of their qualifications. Click here for information on the Senior Scholar role and expectations.

Applications and nominations for Senior Scholars is now closed. Applications and nominations for 2021 will open in early fall of 2020. For additional information, contact Raechele Pope ([email protected]) or Maureen Wilson ([email protected]).


To apply for ACPA Senior Scholars, submit the following materials: (a) current CV and (b) short statement addressing each of the following questions. The response to each question should be no more than 250 words.

1. How will being a part of Senior Scholars contribute to your scholarly and professional development?

2. How do your professional and scholarly experiences contribute to the goals of Senior Scholars?

3. What role would you like to see the Senior Scholars play for the association and the field of student affairs?

To nominate a deserving colleague, please forward their name and contact information to Raechele Pope ([email protected]) in advance of the September 30, 2019 deadline for submission of all application materials. Nominees will be invited to apply for consideration by submitting the materials listed above.

Submit applications in a single PDF file by midnight on September 30, 2019 to the Senior Scholars in care of Raechele Pope ([email protected]). Please indicate “Senior Scholars Application—YOUR LAST NAME” in the subject line of the email. Applicants will be notified in December 2019. For additional information, contact Raechele Pope ([email protected]) or Maureen Wilson ([email protected]).