Region VI Innovative Program Award

Application Deadline: August 7, 2020 | Award Type: regional

The Innovative Program Award is presented to an institution and/or group of individual(s) that has implemented an innovative program that furthers the growth of students, results in improved service to students, and/or enhances life on campus. The program must have been in practice for a minimum of three (3) years, address a demonstrated need on campus, and contain an evaluation component. The award recipient(s) will have the opportunity to present an invited session highlighting the innovative program at the NASPA Western Regional Conference. 

Award Criteria:

  •        Program furthers the growth of students, results in improved service to students, and/or enhances life on campus
  •        Program must have been in practice for a minimum of three (3) years at an institution of higher education within NASPA Region VI, address a demonstrated need on campus, and contain an evaluation component
  •        Program involves collaboration, demonstrates financial creativity or cost effectiveness, and can be adapted to other colleges/universities

 

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Nomination Guidelines

Nominating someone is easy! One person should coordinate the submission and follow these steps.
  • STEP 1: Write a letter of nomination

  • STEP 2: Collect two (2) letters of support or endorsement.

  • STEP 3: The person coordinating the nomination should gather the nomination materials then go online to submit. You must upload all of the information at the same time. This person should then submit the nomination letter, letters of support online.

  • STEP 4: Submit the nomination by the published deadline!

Questions? Christine Quemuel, Nominations and Awards Chair, at quemuel@hawaii.edu.

Past Recipients - Region VI Innovative Program Award

2019 – Maywood Education Fair, California State University, Fullerton

2018 – Barbershop Talk Series, San Jose State University

2017 – Institute for Workforce & Community Studies

2016 – Counselor-In-Residence Program, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

2015 – New Narratives, University of California, Irvine

2013 – Men of Strength Program, University of Hawai’i at Hilo

2012 – Kokua a puni, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

2011 – Sexual Violence Prevention Project, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

2010 – Pacific One Work Project, University of the Pacific

2009 – Bruin Leaders Project, University of California, Los Angeles

2008 – Embrace Program, California State University, Fullerton

2007 – Express to Success Programs, University of California, San Diego

2006 – Bridge to Hope, University of Hawai’i at Manoa

2005 – Black Male Symposium, University of the Pacific

2004 – Alcohol Edu, Concordia University

2003 – Office for Parent Programs, University of Southern California

2002 – Praxis, Santa Clara University

2001 – Caltech Freshman Summer Institute, California Institute of Technology

2001 – Disabled Student Resource Office, Pima County Community College District

2000 – Your Portfolio, University of Southern California

1999 – Building Academic Community, University of Arizona

1998 – Protégé Program, California State University, Long Beach

1997 – Staff Development Diversity Series, University of California, Irvine