NIC Awards & Recognition
Each year the North-American Interfraternity Conference recognizes excellence in the fraternity industry by conferring awards to individuals, groups, and organizations who exemplify leadership, service and fraternal values.
The NIC Awards of Distinction, Gold Medal, Silver Medal, and Laurel Wreath Award play a significant role in the advancement of the NIC mission and vision, and the industry as a whole. Recognizing the value and impact of individual and group efforts on college/university campuses and within fraternal organizations conveys the importance of innovation, courage, and commitment to fraternal values.
- March 1: The NIC puts out a call for nominations for the for Awards of Distinction or the NIC Gold Medal, Silver Medal, or Laurel Wreath Award. Nomination forms are available electronically on the NIC website, and information is widely disseminated to member fraternities and campuses. Anyone can nominate an individual or organization for the awards.
- April 15: Award nominations due
- Late May: The NIC notifies honorees.
- Summer and fall: NIC representatives present awards to the winners in their local communities through public ceremonies on their campuses or at inter/fraternal events and programs.
Contact the awards coordinator, Kristin Fouts, with questions.