Recognition Awards

CISOA Recognitions Awards are designed to:

  • Acknowledge the diverse and innovative uses of technology across the CA Community Colleges to support students and staff.
  • Raise awareness of the transformational nature of technical innovations in order to increase student success, enrich services, and leverage the passion of employees in providing effective and efficient solutions.
  • Recognize the outstanding technological accomplishments and contributions of our CCC colleagues.

There are 3 CISOA Award Categories:

  • Campus Technology Excellence Award (Individual or Team)
  • Campus Technology Planning Award (Individual or Team)
  • CISOA Board Award: Campus Technology Innovator of Distinction (Individual or Team)

And 2 California Community College Chancellor’s Office Award Categories:

  • Innovative Use of Technology (Individual or Team)
  • Technology in Operational Excellence (Individual or Team)

The CISOA Board also recognizes longevity of service as a CISO in the California Community College system through the service pin program.

For more information and to submit a colleague or team for an award visit