Scholarships and Awards

AWARDS

NCA is pleased to announce the 2020 NCA Awards, listed below. All nominations can be submitted through the following form:

Click HERE to access the 2020 NCA Award Nomination Form

Submissions are due by April 2, 2020.

The following awards are now accepting nominations.

ADMINISTRATOR OF THE YEAR
Recognizes an administrator or supervisor, who is not directly responsible for supervising counselors and/or human development specialists, for his/her outstanding support of the profession.

Questions? Contact Jayne Gordon at jgordon@oceansideschools.org.

COUNSELOR OF THE YEAR
Recognizes the outstanding contribution to our profession and the students of Nassau County by a counselor and/or human development specialist.

Questions? Contact Christina Koromi at ckoromi@adelphi.edu .

COLLEGE COUNSELOR OF THE YEAR
This award is designed to recognize an individual from within the college counseling setting who has consistently gone above and beyond his/her job description to give service to the counseling profession as a whole.

Questions? Contact Dave Follick at david.follick@ncc.edu.

EXEMPLARY PRACTICES
Recognizes an outstanding counseling and/or human development service in Nassau County.

Questions? Contact Paula Curci pmcthepoet2@gmail.com.

MINI GRANTS
The Mini Grant program was established to encourage the implementation of innovative counseling programs while promoting the positive image of counselors and counseling. It is not limited to high schools but applies easily to elementary and junior high school settings.

Questions? Contact Seeta Ramprasad at seeta.ramprasad@ncc.edu.

STU AGINS MEMORIAL SERVICE AWARD
This award is designed to recognize an individual who has been very much involved in service to the Nassau Counselors’ Association and to the counseling community.

Questions? Contact Cynthia Rossi at cindyrossi@yahoo.com.

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SCHOLARSHIPS

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
NCA awards The Joseph Bruzzese High School Scholarship to outstanding student leaders and volunteers graduating from Nassau County High Schools and thousands of dollars in scholarships are given out each year!

High School Scholarship Application

Contact Kimberly Vereline Webb for information on applying at kwebb@molloy.edu.    .

GRADUATE SCHOOL STUDENTS
NCA awards the Marie C. Quinn Memorial Scholarship to graduate students in Counseling programs to assist them in their studies. Scholarship money is available to those who qualify.

Marie Quinn Award Application

Contact Mona Allen for information on applying at mozamm59@gmail.com