Is your early career recruitment team & program among the top in the country? Apply by November 11th for recognition in the 2023 Campus Forward Awards
The Premier Award For Innovative Early Career Recruitment Teams and Programs: The 2023 Campus Forward Awards
In the past several years, campus recruitment and early career hiring have undergone dramatic transformations and faced countless challenges. The Campus Forward Awards was established to recognize the teams that rise to the occasion and deliver impactful talent programs for early career individuals. Our 2021 and 2022 class of Award Winners included leading companies with varying program sizes across industries.
Honoring the campus recruitment teams who are continuing to invest in the next generation of talent: Apply now for 2023 recognition
In its 3rd Annual Campus Forward Awards, RippleMatch is celebrating the teams and programs that are doubling down on their commitment to early career talent. Award-winning programs are carefully selected based on an assessment of the following criteria, collected through the Campus Forward Award application below.
Pillars of Award-Winning Programs:
- An unwavering commitment to seeking out and hiring early career talent
- An established process to recruit and hire diverse early career talent
- Demonstrated investment in nurturing and retaining early career talent
Teams & their programs selected as Campus Forward Award Winners will receive the following:
- National recognition as a 2023 Campus Forward Award Winner, to be announced in January 2023
- Spotlight page highlighting team & program accomplishments
- Circulation and exposure to 1M+ student job seekers on RippleMatch platform
- Invitation to exclusive virtual Award winner networking luncheon
The deadline to apply through the application below is November 11th at 11:59pm EST. If you are unable to access the application below, click here.
Teams that are interested in being recognized for their accomplishments in early career recruiting should apply through the above application. The application includes short answer and multiple choice selections on candidate experience, innovative recruitment strategies, approach to diversity recruiting, and internship & entry-level programs. Award-winning programs are carefully selected based on an assessment of these responses in comparison to companies in similar categories.
Teams & their programs selected as Campus Forward Award Winners will receive the following: 1) National recognition as a 2023 Campus Forward Award Winner, to be announced in January 2023 2) Spotlight page highlighting team & program accomplishments 3) Circulation and exposure to 1M+ student job seekers on RippleMatch platform 4) Invitation to exclusive virtual Award winner networking luncheon
Early career recruiting programs are eligible to be recognized in the Campus Forward Awards if: 1) They hire a minimum of 30 undergrad entry level hires or interns a year in the US 2) Have a minimum of one team member dedicated to college/early career recruitment
No, there is no cost associated with applying to the Campus Forward Awards, and there is no cost if you are selected as an Award Winner. There will also be no cost to access any associated branding materials if selected as a Campus Forward Award Winner.
The questions asked in the Campus Forward Awards application are focused on candidate experience, recruitment strategies, D&I initiatives, internship, and entry-level programs. To ensure accuracy, teams should collaborate to have a team member submit one set of company-approved responses.
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We will notify all award-winning programs in early December. To ensure you do not miss this notification email, please whitelist all communications from 'email@example.com' and ensure the point-of-contact email you include in your email is accurate.
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On the application, there is a link to all of the questions you will need to answer, including a set of multiple choice criteria and short answer. The online application will not save partially through, so it is recommended that you write your application questions out in a separate document prior to submitting, rather than in the form itself.