Higher Ed HR Awards

Distinguished Service Award

Sponsored by Kronos Incorporated

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

This award recognizes an individual for distinguished leadership and service to CUPA-HR. Through the generous support of Kronos Incorporated, CUPA-HR will make a $4,000 contribution to the recipient’s institution.


  • Distinguished and continuing service to CUPA-HR;
  • Demonstrated leadership on the national or regional board of directors, advisory committees or task forces;
  • 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.