Esports Collegiate Program of the Year honors a group or program that has significantly contributed to the world of collegiate esports. That could be an esports program that has improved the lives of players drastically, advanced the standards of collegiate esports or otherwise forged a path through to pro for individuals or teams competing. Or it could be an organisation which has added something new to the collegiate esports scene, increased it’s exposure in the world or otherwise had a profound impact on improving the collegiate esports experience for athletes and fans.
A program or group that has been involved with collegiate esports in the past year, organising tournaments, broadcasts or other outlets in which to push collegiate esports forwards.
Has had a significant impact on the collegiate esports scene, be it through strong performance, new initiatives or improving standards.
Is pushing forward the growing collegiate or grassroots scene in new ways.