Awards and Scholarships

Do you know someone who shows exemplary commitment and support to the college union profession and its development? What about institutions that have designed a superb student-centered facility upgrade? Or a marketing campaign you’d love to see again?

ACUI offers more than 25 awards and scholarships opportunities to honor campuses, volunteers, professionals, and students! Explore the categories below to learn more.

This year's nomination deadline has closed for the awards and scholarships, which will be presented at the 2017 annual conference.  

If you have questions about any of ACUI's awards and scholarships, please email

 Individual Awards  Scholarships  Writing and Research Awards
 Campus Awards  Facility Design Awards  Steal This idea

There are various types of recognition that ACUI offers. Please explore the categories above to find more than 25 awards and scholarships available to ACUI members, volunteers, and campuses. Most are awarded during the annual conference’s Community Builders Awards Ceremony, with each award providing a basis for recognition, criteria, deadlines, and the application process.

Many of the awards and scholarships come with monetary support thanks to ACUI's generous donors and the work of the ACUI Education and Research Fund.

  ACUI Education and Research Fund  


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Updated Jan. 7, 2017