Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - July 2019

After 1685 total votes Marietta Pioneers host 8th annual Special Olympics Sports Extravaganza won the July Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering 50 percent (837) of the total votes! The Pioneers will receive $500 to use for its next Special Olympics event.

To submit a story for consideration, please email d3specialolympics@ncaa.org.

Diversity Spotlight Initiative - July 2019

Vassar College is the recipient of the July Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative.  The athletics department hosted the LGBT SportSafe Inclusion Program.  The program uses a benchmarking framework, the 3-Peat Model, to help athletic leadership champion a culture of respect and inclusion.  Click here for more information.

The Diversity Spotlight Initiative recognizes and promotes outstanding diversity related projects, programming and initiatives that are occurring on Division III campuses and in conference offices. All selected recipients receive $500 toward their next diversity initiative.

To submit a story for consideration, please email lmccleary@ncaa.org.