Champion of Higher Education Award
The Champion of Higher Education Award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated strategic vision and unparalleled dedication to the field of higher education.
|2019||David L. Warren|
Champion of Vision Award
The Champion of Vision Award is presented to individuals who have championed partnerships to promote the flourishing of CCCU institutions and their surrounding communities.
|2019||Karen Buchwald Wright|
John R. Dellenback Global Leadership Award
The John R. Dellenback Global Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to Christian higher education through scholarship, writing, and public influence.
Mark O. Hatfield Leadership Award
The Mark O. Hatfield Leadership Award is presented to individuals who have demonstrated uncommon leadership that reflects the values of Christian higher education. The award was established in 1997 in honor of Senator Hatfield, a longtime supporter of the Council.
|2020||Senator Ben Sasse|
|2019||Barry C. Black|
|2015||William P. Robinson|
|2013||Congressman Tim Walberg|
|2012||Nicholas Thomas Wright|
|2010||John M. Perkins|
|2009||James I. Packer|
|2007||Ambassador Tony Hall|
|2006||Rick and Kay Warren|
|2005||Ted W. Engstrom|
|2004||Benjamin S. Carson|
|2003||Harold L. Myra & Paul D. Robbins|
|2001||Charles Colson, Millard & Linda Fuller|
|2000||Carl F. H. Henry|
|1997||Mark O. Hatfield|
Racial Harmony Award
The Robert and Susan Andringa Award for Advancing Racial Harmony celebrated the achievements of CCCU campuses in making progress in the areas of diversity, racial harmony, and reconciliation from 2000-2013. Beginning in 2015, the Racial Harmony Award has been used to support diversity conferences and gatherings on CCCU campuses.
|2013||Warner Pacific College|
|2011||Azusa Pacific University|
|2010||North Park University|
|2006||Abilene Christian University & Trinity International University|
|2003||Spring Arbor University|
|2002||Campbellsville University & Oral Roberts University|
|2001||Calvin College & Nyack College|
The Philanthropy Award is presented to individuals who have made significant philanthropic contributions to the work of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities and its membership.
|2018||America’s Christian Credit Union|
|2016||Bill & Judy Pollard|
|2012||The Green Family|
|2007||Walter & Darlene Hansen|
|2006||John Templeton Foundation|
|2005||The Mustard Seed Foundation|
|2004||Roberta Green Ahmanson|
|2003||Russell G. Mawby|
|2001||John & Louise Bennett Memorial|
Young Alumni Award
The Young Alumni Award is presented to individuals who have graduated within the last 10 years and have achieved uncommon leadership or success in a way that reflects the values of Christian higher education. More information on nominating a student for the 2023 Young Alumni Award can be found here.