2014-02-26

Outstanding Contribution to Student Affairs through Teaching Award

The recipient of the award will be the Region III nominee for the Robert Shaffer Award for Academic Excellence as a Graduate Faculty member.


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.

  • Responsibility for teaching graduate or professional school students who generally pursue careers in higher education administration and student affairs
  • Consistent and excellent mentorship of graduate students, several of whom have moved into responsible positions in higher education or student affairs
  • Solid record of scholarly achievement in appropriate journals and publications
  • Active individual NASPA membership (in Region III)
  • Significant contributions to professional associations

***Each nomination must include a letter of support from a student.