Submitted by the EACE Awards and Research Committee
Each year EACE recognizes outstanding members in the industry and our association through EACE Service Awards and EACE Innovation and Leadership Awards. Nominees are members within the EACE community deserving of public recognition for what they have achieved. Please take a moment to self-nominate or nominate someone who really goes above and beyond for EACE, the profession or within their own organization. Hurry…the deadline for nominations for the 2017 EACE Awards is Wednesday, March 1, 2017. With the help of several past winners – here are 5 great reasons to nominate someone:
“Reason 1: It’s easy and online”
Click here for the nomination form and directions.
“Reason 2: It’s exciting”
Nancy Bilmes, University of Connecticut for Career Development = 2016 Award Winner of the Innovation in Diversity and Inclusion Award. “When I received notification of my award from the EACE Awards and Research Grant Committee, I was excited and very pleased. It is great to have your hard work recognized by a wonderful organization like EACE.”
“Reason 3: It’s meaningful and an honor”
Francine Blume, Career Development – Member of the 2016 Innovation in Program Development Award Winning Team from the Office of Career and Alumni Services, University of Maryland University College. “We in career services are a small, expert community doing our best in constantly changing environments. Our students and alumni sometimes appreciate us, but to be recognized by colleagues from the field is especially meaningful. What an honor!”
“Reason 4: Colleagues appreciate being recognized”
Jennifer R. Barr, Haverford College – 2016 Outstanding Member Award Winner. “It was an honor to be nominated by my peers and selected as an Outstanding Member from the Awards Committee and Board of Directors. EACE has meant so much to my professional career, and the award was definitely a highlight of many years in the organization. All of the EACE volunteers – from committee members to Board President – dedicate so much time and energy to help further our collective professional mission, and I would encourage you to reward your colleagues with a nomination. They will appreciate the recognition!”
“Reason 5: Nominators will be automatically entered to win a $100.00 Amazon gift card”
Award winners will be recognized at the 2017 EACE Annual Conference. So DON’T HESITATE – NOMINATE a champion today!