Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - August 2019

After 222 total votes, Johnson & Wales Denver hosts Special Olympics won the August Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering nearly 90%  (201) of the total votes. The Wildcats will receive $500 to use for their next Special Olympics event.

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

Diversity Spotlight Initiative - August 2019

Pacific Lutheran University is the recipient of the August Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative.  The athletics department hosted the first-ever regional collegiate training in collaboration with Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality (RISE), bringing together administrators from colleges throughout the Pacific Northwest to tackle issues of diversity, identity, 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.