NEACAC Awards 

Each year, at our Annual Meeting & Conference, NEACAC recognizes and honors several professionals who have made a difference in the lives of their students, their institutions, their profession, and/or our Association.  We invite you to nominate a NEACAC member, using the forms below, for one of our awards. Please click on each link below for the nomination form and a full description of the award.

Nominations for the 2021-2022 Nomination Year are now closed. Thank you for your nominations!


  • Professional of the Year (multiple candidates selected)
  • NEACAC Rising Star Award
  • William S. Neal Award
  • IDEAL (Inclusion, Diversity, Education, Access, and Leadership) Award


If you have any questions about the nomination process or leadership roles, please contact Dr. Erin Earle, Nominating Committee Chair, at [email protected].