Marsha Houston Award

NCA Awards for Outstanding Scholarship

Established by the NCA Executive Committee in 2020 and first conferred in 2021, the award honors Dr. Marsha Houston, noted African American feminist communication scholar who was instrumental in helping raise and duly ensure recognition of the collective academic voices of African American women and other women of color in conventional feminist communication.  

Year Award Winner
2023 Jasmine T. Austin, Texas State University
2022 Nickesia S. Gordon, Rochester Institute of Technology
2021 Aisha Durham, University of South Florida