CASE recognizes individuals and organizations who have provided extraordinary service to education and the advancement profession through its Distinguished Service Awards.
Why nominate? CASE Distinguished Service Awards:
The call for nominations for the 2016 Distinguished Service Awards is now closed. The 2017 nomination process will open on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016.
The E. Burr Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award honors individuals whose professional accomplishments have made a significant and lasting impact on the field of institutional advancement.
2016 Recipient of the E. Burr Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award
Martha Taylor, Vice President of Development, University of Wisconsin- Madison
The James L. Fisher Award for Distinguished Service recognizes individuals, organizations, foundations, corporations or publications for extraordinary service to education of national or international significance, beyond service to a single institution or state.
2016 Recipient of the James L. Fisher Award for Distinguished Service
The Atlantic Philanthropies nominated by Cornell University, Queen's University Belfast, and Queensland University of Technology
The Frank L. Ashmore Award for Service to CASE and the Advancement Profession recognizes outstanding volunteer service by current or former staff at a CASE member institution or an Educational Partner.
2016 Recipient of the Frank L. Ashmore Award for Service to CASE and the Advancement Profession
Norma Walker, Vice President of Advancement Programs, Council for Advancement and Support of Education
The Ernest T. Stewart Award for Alumni Volunteer Involvement honors an alumnus or alumna who has provided exceptional volunteer service in support of education to one or more institutions.
2016 Recipient of the Ernest T. Stewart Award for Alumni Volunteer Involvement
Mary Rockett Brock and John F. Brock III, nominated by Georgia Institute of Technology
The Distinguished Friend of Education Award honors an individual whose volunteer service has helped to advance education at an educational institution even though he or she is not a graduate of that institution.
2016 Recipient of the Distinguished Friend of Education Award
Dr. Herbert Wertheim, nominated by Florida international University
The John Lippincott Award for Global Advancement and Support of Education honors an individual at a CASE member institution who has made significant contributions to CASE and to building and growing the advancement profession internationally.
2016 Recipient of the John Lippincott Award for Global Advancement and Support of Education
Lorna Somers, Vice President McMaster Foundation & Director of Development, McMaster University