NALFO Awards

Every year NALFO recognizes its member organizations with the NALFO Latino/a Fraternity & Sorority Awards.

This event is an opportunity for the Latino/a Fraternity & Sorority community to recognize those individuals and organizations within our community who have successfully exemplified high standards of leadership, service, scholarship and unity. We recognize members and member organizations in the following categories:

Individual Awards

  • Undergraduate Excellence – Undergraduate
  • Campus Leadership Excellence – Undergraduate
  • Undergraduate Philanthropist of the Year - Undergraduate
  • Organizational Leadership – Alumni
  • Rising Professional – Alumni
  • Professional of the Year – Alumni
  • Chapter Advisor of the Year


Organizational Awards

  • Philanthropic Excellence – Undergraduate Chapter
  • Philanthropic Excellence – Alumni/Graduate Chapter
  • Undergraduate Chapter of the Year
  • Alumni/Graduate Chapter of the Year
  • National Philanthropic Organization of the Year
  • Organization of the Year

Award Categories

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
Undergraduate Excellence

In recognition of an undergraduate member who has demonstrated excellence in the following categories:

  • Academic Achievement
  • Leadership Excellence
  • Community Service
  • Commitment to the Latino Greek Community
Campus Leadership Excellence

In recognition of an undergraduate who has demonstrated their commitment to their organization, University Campus and the Latino Greek Community through their service in leadership positions in their organization, campus and/or the Latino Greek Community as a whole.

Undergraduate Philanthropist of the Year

In recognition of an Undergraduate who has successfully integrated philanthropy as part of their everyday life through continual contribution and participation to philanthropic events.

Organizational Leadership Excellence

In recognition of an alumnus/alumna who has demonstrated their commitment to their organization and the Latino Greek Community through their service in leadership positions in their organization or the Latino Greek Community as a whole.

Rising Professional

In recognition of aspiring professionals or entrepreneurs (graduated less than 5 years ago) who embody the standards of the Latino Greek Community through their professional accomplishments and community involvement.

Professional of the Year

In recognition of established professionals or entrepreneurs (graduated at least 5 years ago) who embody the standards of the Latino Greek Community through their professional accomplishments and community involvement.

Chapter Advisor of the Year

In recognition of a college/university professional or a NALFO member alumnus/alumna who supports the standards of the Latino Greek Community through their professional accomplishments as a NALFO fraternity/sorority chapter advisor.

Any active member of a NALFO organization is eligible to apply for an award in the individual category. Any recognized chapter by a NALFO member organization is eligible to apply for a chapter award in the organizational category. All NALFO organizations in good standing are eligible to apply for Philanthropic / Organization of the Year.

The Awards Selection Committee will consider only those nominations submitted by an organization’s national governing body or main
administrative office.

Nominations and subsequent awards are based on achievements during the previous calendar year, from January 1st through December 31st of that year.