Instructions for Nominators

Exemplary WAC Program Award: Emerging Program Award

Deadline: May 1, 2024 11:59 PM
Contact: Lindsey Harding

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Use the Nomination Form (see below) to gather and prepare materials. 
  2. Create an account on the WAC Clearinghouse's Awards website (
  3. Select the specific award you are interested in (Emerging, Established, or Enduring).
  4. Enter the Preliminary Information into the text boxes provided.
  5. Enter Part 1 of the Nomination Form into the text box labeled "Nomination Summary."
  6. Complete Part 2 and 3 of the nomination. For this step, you have two options: 

Nomination Form

Preliminary Information.


Email Address(es): 

URL (if applicable):

Part 1. Nomination Information.

Submission Information: 

Program Information: 

Program Leadership:

Note: We acknowledge that folks who engage in WAC work can be in several different types of lines/positions. Applicants are encouraged to list who best fits the leadership team and the leadership positions they occupy.

Part 2. Introduce your WAC Program.

Describe your WAC program infrastructure:

Note: This should be no longer than two pages. Please format as follows: Times New Roman, 11 pt. font, single-spaced, one-inch margins.

Part 3. Examine WAC Principles & Practices that make your program exemplary. 

Select three areas to focus on: 

For each area, your examination should include the following three components: 

Note: You may provide up to two pages per area. Please see the Application Appendix for examples to show how programs might address the various WAC Principles & Practices. No supplemental materials or extra attachments should be included. 

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