The MACRAO Community grants three awards each year at our annual conference.

Outstanding MACRAO Conference Session One session from the MACRAO Conference will be selected to be honored, based upon session reviews by the members who attend MACRAO.
The winning session presenter(s) will receive free registration for the next MACRAO Annual Conference and a $25 Amazon Gift Card.  The session presenter(s) will also be nominated for the national AACRAO Elbert W. Ockerman State and Regional Professional Activity Award which recognizes outstanding professional activities of the state/regional associations.
Georgeanne Porter Award for Professional Service

The Professional Services Award recognizes a MACRAO member who is providing exemplary leadership service in the areas of Admissions, Registrar, or Enrollment Management.   Recipients will receive a plaque and a $100 Amazon Gift Card 

MACRAO Star Award The MACRAO Star Award recognizes an admissions and registrar colleague who have led a team on a project, initiative or other service.  Recipients will receive a plaque and a $50 Amazon Gift Card 


Awarding Information

Judging is based on service to your Institution, service to MACRAO, and a personal reference from the nominator. Candidates are those who go above and beyond expectations and display exemplary professional involvement in the workplace.

To nominate a candidate for the MACRAO Special Service Awards you will need to complete Award Nomination Form, including personal reference describing why you feel the nominee deserves this recognition and up to *two additional references.

*The additional references are encouraged, but not required.