District VII Awards
CASE District VII annually recognizes the excellence of members within the district.
Awards of Excellence
The Awards of Excellence showcase best practices in alumni relations, fundraising, public/government relations, advancement services, special events and outstanding communications. Experts from all disciplines throughout the district judge the entries in more than 60 categories and select the Gold, Silver and Bronze winners for each category.
New for 2020
- Online nomination portal makes it easier to submit and edit entries. How to enter
- Early Bird rate: Enter by Oct. 7, 2020, to save money.
- New categories, updated category descriptions, and streamlined questions.
- One-time “Pivot” categories for activities relating to COVID-19.
Materials submitted to the District VII Awards of Excellence and CASE Platinum Awards should have been completed primarily between June 30, 2019 and Aug. 20, 2020. Entries in the new “Pivot” categories must have been completed between March 1, 2020, and August 20, 2020.
Key Information for 2020
The district also recognizes outstanding individual contributions and achievements through our People Awards programs. Nominations are received from CASE members representing universities, colleges, independent schools and community colleges. People Award winners are also recognized at a special awards luncheon during our annual District VII conference.
We are pleased to announce the 2020 honorees for the People Awards, recognized at Connect West 2020 in San Francisco: