Higher Ed HR Awards

Donald E. Dickason Award

Sponsored by TIAA

Nominations are now closed. Awards will be presented at the CUPA-HR Annual Conference, October 7-9 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

CUPA-HR’s highest honor is named for the association’s founder. Established in 1970, this award recognizes an individual for exceptional leadership and service to CUPA-HR. Through the generous support of TIAA, CUPA-HR will make a $6,000 contribution to the recipient’s institution.

Criteria

  • Distinguished and continuing service to CUPA-HR;
  • Significant contributions to the association in terms of new ideas, dedication and commitment;
  • Demonstrated leadership at all levels of the organization;
  • Excellence and professionalism in the field of higher education human resource administration.

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.