Annual SPA Awards

40th SPA Awards Luncheon

Spring 2020 | Thursday, April 9, 2020

Gordon Dining & Events Center Symphony Room


Nominations Open: Thursday, February 6, 2020

Nominations Close: Friday, March 6, 2020

The SPA awards provide an opportunity to express our gratitude to individuals who have demonstrated dedication to students and student services. We support, encourage and invite you to nominate a colleague, staff/faculty member, or student. The awards process can only take place if you take the time to nominate deserving individuals. All monetary awards are pre-tax totals.

In appreciation for and recognition of student services professionals, the Student Personnel Association assists in distributing the following awards on an annual basis:

Area Wide Awards

  • SPA Campus Impact Award
  • SPA Frontline Award (Hourly Staff Only)
  • SPA Future Leader in Student Affairs (Student Only)

UW-Madison Awards

  • Award For Excellence in Higher Education Administration
  • Leadership in Social Justice Award
  • Norman Bassett Awards For Outstanding Achievement in Higher Education Administration
  • Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Award

Madison College Awards

Edgewood College Awards


Click here for details related to each award


Click here to see previous year's recipients