Awards

2017 NCA Award winners in Dallas

Each year, NCA honors the best in Communication, presenting awards for outstanding scholarship, teaching, and professional service, as well as the NCA Legacy Scholarship. The awards recognize a wide range of contributions to the Communication discipline. The Call for Nominations for NCA awards is issued in February.


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NCA Award for Service
The award was created in 1978 to honor Robert J. Kibler. It was first presented in 1979. The award recognizes those qualities epitomized by Professor Kibler's professional and personal life. These...
NCA Award for Service
The Distinguished Service Award was first presented in 1971 to recognize a lifetime of outstanding service to the Association and to the profession. The Award is presented to the person judged to...
NCA Award for Outstanding Scholarship
The Lucas Debut Publication Award seeks to encourage and reward new scholars in the communication discipline. It aims to identify and hold up for praise a contribution to the discipline by an author...
NCA Award for Outstanding Teaching
The Wallace A. Bacon Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award was created by the Legislative Council in 1991. The Lifetime Teaching Excellence Award provides an opportunity to recognize outstanding...