Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - June 2019

After 559 total votes, Salem State Vikings Give Back: Special Olympics Sports Clinic won the June Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering 56%  (397) of the total votes. The Vikings 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 - May 2019

Smith College is the recipient of the May Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative.  The athletics department partnered with the college's Sports Committee for Inclusion and Diversity (SCID) to host the EmPOWER: Understanding Our Identities Conference. The conference focused on inclusion and diversity within athletics.

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.