Awards Program Overview

The Central States Communication Association is one the top regional organizations in promoting all levels of scholarship and sponsors numerous outstanding research awards. In addition, because CSCA recognizes that there are varying types of scholarship and many stages in an academic's life, the organization also presents teaching awards as well as service awards. Please click on the link for further information about a specific award.

New award calls will be available September 2019.

Auer Award

Becker Award

Braithwaite Award

Burrell Award

Chesebro Award

Communication Studies Outstanding Article Award

Cooper Award

Diamond Anniversary Award

Federation Research Prize

Founders Award

Friedrich Award

Hall of Fame

Jack Kay Award

Outstanding State Journal and Manuscript Award

Past Officers Graduate Student Debut Program Award

Pearson & Nelson Outstanding New Teacher Award

Warren Mentorship Award