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>

League for Innovation Excellence Awards

Honoring Excellence Among Community College Professionals

League Board and Alliance member colleges and systems are invited to submit the name(s) of those at their institutions who exemplify exceptional teaching and leadership for League Excellence Awards. 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>

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March 2020
Three outstanding technology students were honored with Terry O’Banion Student Technology Awards at the League’s Innovations Conference on Tuesday, March 3. Named for the League’s president emeritus, Dr. Terry U. O’Banion, the two awards—Student Developer Champion and Student Technology Champion—celebrate the achievements of community college students pursuing careers in technology fields. Each honoree received a $2,500 scholarship and a...
March 2020
Andrew L. Meyer, Founder, Meyer Global Associates LLC, and Vice President Emeritus, Anne Arundel Community College, was presented with the ETS O’Banion Priize for his role as a leading expert and advocate for adult learning and workforce development at the Innovations Conference in Seattle, Washington, March 2, 2020. After working for over 30 years in Maryland community colleges, he helped launch Global Corporate College, a frame-breaking...
March 2020
Innovative projects, initiatives, and programs and significant contributions to teaching, learning, and leadership were recognized at the League for Innovation in the Community College’s Innovations Conference, March 1-4, at the Hyatt Regency in Seattle, Washington. Innovation of the Year Award-winning teams from 58 League Board and Alliance colleges were recognized with a seven-foot sign, including college names and innovation titles, and a...

League Excellence Award Recipients

INNOVATION OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS