- Outstanding Graduate Student Award – to recognize the contributions made by a graduate student to the Association and/or to the field of Student Affairs
- Outstanding Student Leader Award – presented to an undergraduate student with demonstrated efforts in promoting student autonomy, effectiveness in leadership and acknowledged responsibility to elected or appointed positions of responsibility at member institution and/or to the Association.
- Sadie M. Yancey Professional Service Award – established to honor the NAPW/NASAP Founder and first president whose work inspired a nation of Student Affairs Professionals of Color. This award bestows the highest honor issued by the National Association for Student Affairs Professionals on a member. The award recognizes outstanding service, contributions to the field of Student Affairs generally, and to NASAP in particular.
- Benjamin L. Perry Professional Award – established to honor a founding member and former president whose work inspired numerous young professionals to pursue Student Affairs as a career. Issued by the National Association for Student Affairs Professionals, the award recognizes outstanding potential to the field of Students Affairs generally, and to NASAP in particular.