Awards

As leaders in alumni engagement and philanthropy, the Office of Advancement has been recognized by the following professional organizations for our work.

The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • The 2017 John W. Nason Award for Board Leadership
CASE Circle of Excellence
  • 2016 Silver for Fundraising Publications Packages (For the Bold Case Statement)
CASE Educational Fundraising Awards
  • 2015 Educational Fundraising Award for Overall Improvement
CASE District III
  • 2019 Grand Award for Editorial Design (One Hundred Years of Co-Education article)
  • 2019 Award of Excellence for Alumni Website of Microsite (Homecoming & Reunion Weekend)
  • 2018 Opportunity and Inclusion Award (Earl T. Granger, III)
  • 2018 Special Merit for Alumni Relations (W&M Weekend)
  • 2018 Special Merit for Alumni Relations Engagement Project, Event, or Program (Tribe Trunk)
  • 2018 Special Merit for Special Event (Hulon Willis 25thAnniversary)
  • 2017 Grand Award for Marketing/Branding Video (For the Bold Campaign Video)
  • 2017 Award of Excellence for Feature Writing (The Significant Digits of Walter Hickey article)
  • 2017 Award of Excellence for Illustration – Cover (Summer W&M Alumni Magazine)
  • 2017 Award of Excellence for Fundraising Video (One Tribe One Day Series)
  • 2017 Special Merit for Magazine (W&M Alumni Magazine)
  • 2017 Special Merit for Editorial Design (Books & Beyond article)
  • 2017 Special Merit for Specialty Piece (Campaign Launch VIP Invitation)
  • 2016 Award of Excellence for Best Practices in Fundraising (One Tribe One Day)
  • 2016 Special Merit for Best Articles of the Year (Free Speech Under Fire article)
  • 2016 Special Merit for Overall Annual Fund Program (Annual Giving and Participation Program)
University and College Designers Association
  • 2018 Award of Excellence (W&M Wrapping Paper)
  • 2018 Award of Excellence (Charter Day Video)
  • 2018 Silver Award (One Tribe One Day Video Series)
Graphic Design USA
  • 2017 American Inhouse Design Award (Travel Brochure)
  • 2017 American Inhouse Deisgn Award (Moving Pictures article)
  • 2016 American Inhouse Design Award (LiftOff article)
  • 2016 American Inhouse Design Award (Campaign Launch VIP Invitation)
  • 2016 American Inhouse Design Award (Homecoming Invitation)
Annual Giving Network
  • 2019 Winner of AGN's Best in Annual Giving Challenge (2018 Move-In Items Solicitation)