Awards & Scholarships
Every year the Cooperative looks to formally recognize our members who have made valuable contributions through best practices, volunteerism, and/or distinguished service to the higher ed purchasing profession.
Nancy Tregoe Scholarship
Nancy Tregoe served as the Director of Purchasing and Administrative Services for Lafayette College for more than 25 years. Nancy was past president of the National Association of Educational Buyers and a long-time member of the E&I Board of Directors. Nancy was a very special friend, a devoted colleague and a tireless advocate for small school issues.
The Nancy Tregoe Scholarship was created to honor Nancy’s legacy and to encourage others to become active in NAEP.
David H. Lord E&I Cooperative Services Award
David Lord’s 12 years of dedicated service on the E&I Board of Directors left an indelible mark upon the Cooperative’s history. Throughout his time as Board of Directors President, David consistently demonstrated outstanding leadership in meeting the diverse needs of our membership.
The David H. Lord Award was created to acknowledge and recognize a member who has made exceptional contributions to E&I over a comprehensive period of time through volunteerism in the
area of Cooperative Purchasing as exemplified by David Lord.
2012 David H. Lord Award Recipient: Missty Kennedy, Manager of Procurement Services, Auburn University
To nominate an individual for the David H. Lord Cooperative Purchasing Award, please review the Nomination Criteria and fill out the online Entry Form.