- The Scott Goodnight Award is presented to a dean or senior student affairs officer who has demonstrated sustained professional achievement in student affairs work, innovative response in meeting students' varied and emerging needs, effectiveness in developing staff, and leadership in community and college or university affairs.
- Ardaiolo and another Goodnight National Award winner will be honored March 14 at the 2017 NASPA Annual Conference in San Antonio, Texas.
Winthrop University, "VP Frank Ardaiolo to receive National Award from NASPA" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 27.