Character Awards & Events
The NAIA Champions of Character® program is pleased to offer a wide variety of free resources to help you bring Champions of Character to your school, team or community. Feel free to download and use any of the resources below.
NAIA institutions and conferences are measured on
NAIA institutions nominate a deserving student-athlete, coach, or team for NAIA National Awards.
Quickly becoming a Kansas City tradition, the Champions of Character Foundation Awards Luncheon has raised an extraordinary $600,000 in its first four years. This inspiring event recognizes student-athletes, coaches, businesses
Champions of Character connects with the community at NAIA National Championships, annually impacting more than 25,000 individuals.
Reinforce your commitment to Champions of Character and your
• National Student-Athlete Day Award – Present this award anytime to the student-athlete who best demonstrates the five core values.
• Sportsmanship Day Award – Present this award anytime to a team that demonstrates outstanding sportsmanship.