District VIII Rising Star Awards
Nominations for our 2020 Rising Star awards have closed. Winner will be recognized at our district conference in Greater Seattle in January 2020.
What is a Rising Star?
Rising Star Awards honor individuals with 3 to 5 years of experience in the advancement professions of Alumni Relations, Communications and Marketing, Advancement Services and Philanthropy, recognizing the accomplishments of those whose early success bodes well for future leadership and achievement. The Rising Star Awards were presented at the 2019 District VIII Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, February 13-15, 2019.
The awards are only presented in years when eligible candidates can be identified to attend the conference. Only one award in each of the four categories - Alumni Relations, Communications & Marketing, Advancement Services and Philanthropy will be presented. Award winners will receive a complimentary registration to the District VIII Conference where they will receive their award. Recipients are responsible for their own lodgings and travel expenses.