John Jones Award for Outstanding Performance as a Senior Student Affairs Officer

The recipient of this award will be the Region III nominee for the Scott Goodnight Award for Outstanding Performance as a Dean* to NASPA given at the national conference. *Dean refers to any title that denotes the lead student affairs officer on campus. 

Award Information

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2019

Please click on Apply Now for further instructions regarding submitting a nomination, as well as to determine the current year's submission deadline

Questions regarding the awards process can be directed to:

Dr. Gloria Laureano and Meredith Conrey

Co-Chairs, Region III Awards and Nominations
at glaurean@kennesaw.edu and meredithconrey@shsu.edu

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Awards Criteria

Below are the criteria that the Selections and Awards Committee of the NASPA Board of Directors will use to evaluate the nominees. Bolded bullets are required, while non-bolded bullets are preferred:

  • Serves as home institution’s Chief Student Affairs Officer
  • Seen as collaborative, effective, and inspirational by a range of campus constituencies
  • Strategic and innovative in providing programs and services to students
  • High level of competency in developing staff
  • Active individual NASPA membership (in Region III)
  • Exemplary managerial and administrative skills
  • Extended length of service to the student affairs profession and as a Chief Student Affairs Officer
  • Leadership in greater campus and community affairs
  • Significant contributions to literature about student affairs and higher education
  • Significant contributions to professional associations