Higher Ed HR Awards
Chief Executive HR Champion Award
Sponsored by Segal
Nominations for 2020 are now closed. Awards will be presented at CUPA-HR's spring and annual conferences.
This award honors the president or chancellor of a higher education institution or system who has demonstrated significant support for the institution’s HR function. This can be in the form of sustained support over a period of time or support and backing of a single large effort or initiative. Through the generous support of Segal, CUPA-HR will make an $8,000 contribution to the recipient’s institution.
- Sustained and continued support of a college or university’s HR function/organization/initiatives by an institution or system president or chancellor;
- Demonstrated innovation by an institution or system president or chancellor in creating a university culture that supports teamwork, diversity, creativity and enthusiasm in all segments of the university community, with special emphasis on faculty and staff;
- Significant contributions by an institution or system president or chancellor to the leadership development of faculty and staff at all levels;
- 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.