The Call for Nominations for NECHA’s President’s Award is NOW OPEN.

Award recipient will be honored at the NECHA Annual Meeting in Portland, ME, on November 7-9, 2018.


To recognize the contributions to College Health by an individual working in the field from the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont. The individual selected should have made significant contributions to the students they serve as well as their institution, community, and the field of college health. Peers and customers should recognize them as creative, innovative, dedicated leaders and mentors known for their sharing and caring.


For consideration, nominees need not be an ACHA individual member, but must currently work in college health. Written nominations will be submitted in letter format to the Chair of the Awards Committee no later than June 15 of the given year. The Awards Committee shall consist of 3-5 members appointed by the Board of Directors and shall include the previous year’s recipient. The awards committee will furnish their recommendations to the Board for approval at its June meeting.

Download nomination form HERE. Nominations are due by Friday, June 15, 2018.

2017 Recipient: Bruce Churchill

The 2017 recipient of the NECHA Presidents Award is Bruce Churchill, MD at Harvard University. Bruce has had a significant impact on his Health Service, College, community, and on College Health regionally and nationally. Bruce received the award on Wednesday, November 1, at the Soiree during NECHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting in Burlington, VT. Congratulations, Bruce!

View past President’s Award recipients

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