NECC Named a Finalist for GameHERS 'Best Collegiate Organization' Award


The National Esports Collegiate Conference (NECC) was recently named a finalist for The Top Collegiate Organization Award by the *gameHers. 

The voting for the awards runs from Friday, October 7, 2022 - Friday, October 21, 2022 and the direct link to vote on the awards can be found at

The annual awards ceremony celebrates and recognizes exceptional efforts by women and femme-identifying people in the industry and organizations devoted to supporting and championing those efforts. The awards will be announced on November 29th during a live stream ceremony on the *gameHERS twitch channel which can be found at

"We're truly honored to be nominated for this award," said NECC Commissioner Jacob VanRyn. "Since we started the NECC, our top priority has been to serve our community the best way possible and provide a postive and inclusive space for all collegiate players. I'm also thrilled for Caroline on her nomination and not surprised at all that she was nominated. She truly is a rising star in the field and we're extremely lucky to have her on our team. We're humbled by the nomination and would like to thank the *gameHERS for their continuing efforts in this space."

For more information about the NECC, please contact Jacob VanRyn at

The NECC began sponsoring esports in the fall of 2020. The NECC is currently sponsoring both regular season competition and championships across a wide variety of titles. The conference aims to serve the gaming community with respect and is a safe and inclusive environment. With more than 250 colleges and universities throughout North America currently competing in the conference, the NECC is proud to be a positive home for the collegiate gaming community. 

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