Higher Ed HR Awards

HR Innovation Awards

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The deadline for nominations is January 26, 2018.


Recipients must be willing to share information about their innovation, either in a CUPA-HR publication or conference presentation, as requested.


  • The innovative model is unique, effective or both;
  • The innovative model is in practice (that is, implemented) at the institution and has been received in a positive manner;
  • The innovative model has led to improved performance of the institution, the unit in which the innovation resides or the human resources department;
  • The innovative model can be adapted for use on other campuses;
  • The nominee’s institution is a member of CUPA-HR.

Eligibility Note: Individuals who are employed by the association, individuals who serve on the CUPA-HR national board of directors, and the institutions of those directors are not eligible to be nominated or selected for awards during their terms of service.