Nominate a colleague or yourself for one of these prestigious NCDA awards

Deadline: January 31, 2018

The NCDA Awards Committee is anxiously preparing for another year of recognizing our members for the impactful and meaningful work they do in the career development field.  Our committee oversees the following awards:

  • Diversity Initiative
  • Exemplary Career Center – Education, Government, and Business
  • Exemplary Career Center – Non-profit, Community Organizations
  • Graduate Student Research Award
  • International Practitioner of the Year
  • Kenneth B. Hoyt Award
  • Legislative
  • Merit
  • Outstanding Career Practitioner
  • Service to International Students

New this year is the online nomination form. The Awards Committee is committed to recognizing the wide-ranging impact of all NCDA members.  We can all be proud of the meaningful contributions made through our diligent, professional, and inspiring members whose knowledge and counsel positively influences the lives and well-being of students and clients around the globe.

Additional Awards that NCDA is seeking nominations for include (these have their own distinct nomination process):

  • Eminent Career Award
  • NCDA Fellow


As an NCDA members, please consider nominating a colleague or yourself for one of these prestigious awards.  If each one of us would make it a goal to actively encourage or personally submit an award candidate, we further enhance the integrity of these awards and all past and future award winners. NCDA committee chairs/members are eligible for award nominations while the Board and the Awards Committee chair/members are not. 

Award nominations are due on January 31, 2018. For more information and criteria on the above awards, or read a sample nomination letter, or to access the online nomination form, visit the Awards page now. Thank you.