95th Annual Convention
April 2-6, 2025 - Hilton Norfolk the Main
Conference Theme
"Anchors and Anchoring Communication"



Submission Deadline for Norfolk 2025 Convention:

September 15, 2024 (11:59 p.m. Pacific Time)

  Submission Portal Opening Soon

Submission deadline for the Undergraduate Honors Conference to be announced

            SSCA 2024 

Dwight L. Freshley Outstanding New Teacher
Sasha Sanders, University of North Texas

John I. Sisco Excellence in Teaching
Heather Ashley Hayes, University of Alabama

Janice Hocker Rushing Early Career Research
Joe Edward Hatfield, University of Arkansas

T. Earle Johnson-Edwin Paget Distinguished Service
No Award Given

Michael M. Osborn Teacher-Scholar
Andre Johnson

Robert Bostrom Young Scholar
Amy Whiteside, University of Arkansas

     Award Winners

Rose B. Johnson SCJ Article Award
Kurt Wise, University of West Florida

Franklin Shirley Award
Zak Adams, University of North Texas

J. Donald Ragsdale Mentor Award
Amy Heuman, Texas Tech University

Shawn D. Long Outreach Award
Ashli Stokes, University of North Carolina, Charlotte

Minority Recruitment and Retention Award
No Award Given

Suzanne Osborn Community College Award
Jeff Sorrels, Collin College