Higher Education Human Resource Awards

Higher ed HR professionals as well as colleges and universities from across the globe are honored by CUPA-HR each year for their service and commitment to the association and innovation in the profession.

The nomination deadline has passed.
This year's awards will be presented at the CUPA-HR Annual Conference and Expo, September 16-18, in San Diego, California.

CUPA-HR Leader Awards

CUPA-HR presents two awards that recognize and honor outstanding contributions to the association by HR professionals who have served as leaders in the association.

Donald E. Dickason Award

Sponsored by TIAA

Distinguished Service Award

Sponsored by Kronos Incorporated

Higher Ed HR Awards

CUPA-HR presents four awards that recognize and honor members who have demonstrated innovative thinking, HR excellence, inclusive excellence, and outstanding support of human resources by a college president or chancellor. Anyone can nominate an individual, team or program for these awards; nominees must be CUPA-HR institutional members.

Chief Executive HR Champion Award

Sponsored by Sibson Consulting

Inclusion Cultivates Excellence Award

HR Innovation Awards

HR Excellence Award

Sponsored by VALIC