NAGPS Advocate of the Year

Each year, NAGPS selects an Advocate of the Year.

The recipient of the NAGPS Advocate of the Year Award :

  1. Champions current NAGPS legislative priorities,
  2. Encourages others to take meaningful action that positively impacts the higher education community, and
  3. Has demonstrated a commitment to bettering the lives of graduate-professional students.


Candidates for the award are nominated and selected by graduate-professional student leaders from across the country.


Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)

See Senator Warren’s Statement.