Presidents’ Awards

The CCNH Presidents’ Awards celebrate the work of member campuses and their community partners in providing vital aid for communities across the state.

The awards recognize campus and community members who serve as catalysts for positive change. Among those honored are college students, higher education faculty, staff, and administrators, and representatives of local K–12 schools and nonprofits.

The presidents of Campus Compact for New Hampshire’s member colleges and universities nominate award candidates. CCNH presents awards on the basis of outstanding contributions to education and opportunity in New Hampshire.

Presidents’ Leadership Award

This award honors a student or student organization that has made outstanding contributions to community and/or civic engagement efforts on their campus. Award winners have made service an integral part of their college experience in ways that have had a demonstrable impact.

Presidents’ Good Steward Award

The Presidents’ Good Steward Award goes to a faculty, administration, or staff member who is dedicated to campus-community engagement. Those selected have contributed professional expertise in service to the wider community and have significantly advanced public service on their campus.

Presidents’ Community Partner Award

This award honors a nonprofit organization that has partnered with a CCNH member campus to enhance community life in meaningful and measurable ways. Organizations in this role have developed sustained, reciprocal partnerships with a college or university to meet community needs.