The SUNYCUAD Awards for Excellence program rewards the very best efforts of our talented and creative professionals throughout the SUNY system. The Awards for Excellence are presented annually at the educational conference. You must be a member of SUNYCUAD to enter this competition. During the spring semester, juries with professional experience in the specific categories determine the winners. The judging is hosted and coordinated by colleagues of our SUNY institutions. Please note that we are encouraging entrants to refer to outcomes and assessments in their submissions and applicants are required to include electronic images (if relevant to entries) which may be used in a special presentation at the awards ceremony.
Description: The State University of New York Council for University Advancement periodically presents its Educational Achievement Award to an individual “who has made significant contributions to public higher education in New York State.”
The State University of New York Council for University Affairs and Development (SUNYCUAD) established its Hall of Fame in 2003 to honor those individuals who have distinguished themselves, their institutions and the State University by their significant contributions to the organization and its mission of service and education.
The Harry and Barb Charlton Newcomer Scholarship Program offers registration and on-site expenses scholarships to the SUNYCUAD Annual Educational Conference for a select number of newcomers in a SUNY institutional advancement office.
Alumni volunteers play an important role in advancing the missions of SUNY campuses and alumni offices. In an effort to sustain and highlight the important work alumni volunteers do for our campuses, SUNYCUAD annually offers the SUNYCUAD Alumni Confederation Volunteer Grant. SUNYCUAD members with new and emerging alumni volunteer programs are eligible to receive a grant up to $1,000 to support their alumni volunteer programs.