Student Champion Award

The Student Champion Award is the most prestigious student award conferred by The National HEPCAMP Association. Each year at the Annual Conference one (1) student from a HEP or CAMP project receives this award for demonstrating outstanding dedication and performance.

2022 Call for Nominations

The National HEPCAMP Association is calling for nominations of students to be recognized for their stories of dedication and performance. 

CFP - Student Champion Award

CFP - Student Champion Award

Eligibility Criteria


Students must have been enrolled in a HEP or CAMP project during the 2021-2022 fiscal year.


Students with documented achievements who have overcome personal and/or academic obstacles, or have demonstrated leadership qualities within their HEP or CAMP project.


Submit online nomination by Sunday, September 2, 2022.

Other Important Info

Nomination Requirements

  1. The student's full name, photo and brief biography must accompany the nomination.

  2. A statement describing the reason for the nomination, addressing how the nominee fits the eligibility criteria listed above (200-400 words).


  1. The Committee will award one (1) HEP and one (1) CAMP Student Champion.

  2. Winners will be announced by September 19, 2022.

  3. Winners will be recognized at the 2022 National HEPCAMP Conference with their names, picture, and biography included in the conference program.

  4. The Association will provide the winner with a $500 scholarship/stipend.

  5. If a nominee is selected as a winner for the HEPCAMP Champion Award and is unable to attend the conference, the student should plan on recording a 2-3 minute video to be played at the conference.