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2018 UPCEA Association Awards

All entries are due December 13, 2017.

Click on each award name below to learn about criteria. Click here to begin the nomination process and/or to create a new account.


Please note, the login for UPCEA Association Awards is a separate and different account than your main UPCEA/CORe login. 


The Association Awards Program includes recognition of both individual and institutional achievement across the UPCEA membership. Awards are given for the following:

Julius M. Nolte Award for Extraordinary Leadership
Walton S. Bittner Service Citation for Outstanding Service in UPCEA
Adelle F. Robertson Emerging Continuing Professional Educator Award*
UPCEA Leadership in Diversity Award
Phillip E. Frandson Award for Literature
UPCEA Excellence in Teaching Award
UPCEA Research and Scholarship Award
UPCEA Outstanding Professional, Continuing, and/or Online Education Student Awards: Credit and Noncredit*
UPCEA Outstanding Program Awards: Credit and Noncredit
Dorothy Durkin Award for Strategic Innovation in Marketing and/or Enrollment Management
UPCEA International Leadership Award
UPCEA International Program of Excellence Award
UPCEA Excellence in Advancing Student Success Award
UPCEA Strategic Innovation in Online Education Award
UPCEA Engagement Award*  
UPCEA 11th Hour Award for Business and Operations 
UPCEA Small and Specialized School Award for Strategic Alignment
UPCEA Global Program Award for International Partners


*Regional pathway award: open to current regional award winners, nominated by Regional chairs / Regional awards committee chairs. 

Questions? Contact Jacqueline Romero jromero@upcea.edu or Molly Nelson mnelson@upcea.edu.