League Awards
Celebrating Outstanding Faculty, Staff, and Student Achievement

Innovation of the Year Awards

Celebrating Community College Innovation

Established over 30 years ago, this award recognizes significant community college innovations that improve the ability of institutions to serve their students and communities. MORE>

John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards

Honoring Excellence Among Community College Professionals

Named in recognition of the outstanding contributions of John and Suanne Roueche to the community college field, this award celebrates faculty and staff who exemplify exceptional teaching and leadership. MORE>

Terry O'Banion Student Technology Awards

Championing Outstanding Technology Students

This award recognizes and supports deserving students who have special talent in technology, who have a strong financial need, and who are passionate about pursuing careers in technology. MORE>

Riegelman Awards

Recognizing Excellence in Public Health & Health Navigation

As community colleges join the continuum of public health education, the League recognizes six institutions' plans for developing certificate and degree programs in public health and health navigation. MORE>

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Medallions and Certificates A specially cast, pewter medallion will be given to each John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards recipient upon check-in at the Innovations Conference registration desk. Recipients are encouraged to wear their medallions throughout the conference. For those unable to attend, medallions will be sent to the college president or chancellor in April. Each recipient will also receive an honorary John & Suanne Roueche Excellence Awards certificate. Certificates will be mailed to the college president or chancellor in April. Congratulatory Ads Participating...
The Riegelman Awards are presented to colleges that demonstrate excellence in planning or enhancing associate degree or certificate programs in Public Health and Health Navigation education. These programs must be consistent with the recommendations of the Community Colleges & Public Health Final Report. The Riegelman Awards will be presented at the League's March 2017 Innovations Conference in San Francisco, California, to programs that most successfully plan public health associate degree and/or certificate programs. The Riegelman Awards for Excellence in Public Health & Health...
Established over 30 years ago, the League’s Innovation of the Year Award was devised as a way to recognize significant innovations at League Board and Alliance member colleges. These innovations reflect capstone achievements and the spirit of innovation and experimentation upon which the League was founded. This award is designed to recognize innovative programs, practices, partnerships, policies, and activities that improve the ability of institutions to serve students and the community and to honor the faculty, staff, and administrators who have created and implemented them. Granting this...
The Riegelman Awards for Excellence in Public Health & Health Navigation Education in Community Colleges are presented to colleges that demonstrate excellence in planning or enhancing associate degree or certificate programs in Public Health and Health Navigation education. These programs must be consistent with the recommendations of the Community Colleges & Public Health Final Report. The Riegelman Awards will be presented at the League's March 2017 Innovations Conference in San Francisco, California, to programs that most successfully plan public health associate degree and/or...