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Doak Walker Associates

The Doak Walker Associates is a distinguished group of individuals dedicated to creating a continuing base of funding for the Doak Walker Award, the National College Running Back Award. The Doak Walker Award has come to be widely acknowledged as one of America's premier college football awards, and the Doak Walker Associates are making certain that the Award's momentum continues.

Hall of Fame Level: $10,000

  • A table of 10 for the Doak Walker Award Reception and Presentation Banquet
  • Four passes to the Doak Walker Award Pre-party held on the night before the banquet, attended by award recipients.
  • Recognition in the Doak Walker Award Presentation Banquet program.
  • An autographed gift item from either the Doak Walker Award or the Doak Walker Legends Award recipient.

All-America Level: $5,000

  • Four tickets to the Doak Walker Award Reception and Presentation Banquet. 
  • Two passes to the Doak Walker Award Pre-party held on the night before the banquet, attended by award recipients.
  • Recognition in the Doak Walker Award Presentation Banquet program.
  • An autographed gift item from either the Doak Walker Award or the Doak Walker Legends Award recipient.

All-Conference Level: $2,500

  • Two tickets to the Doak Walker Award Reception and Presentation Banquet. 
  • Recognition in the Doak Walker Award Presentation Banquet program.
  • An autographed gift item from either the Doak Walker Award or the Doak Walker Legends Award recipient.

For more information on the Doak Walker Associates or to become a member of the 2016 Doak Walker Associates please contact the PwC SMU Athletic Forum office at (214) 768-4314.

Mark Your Calendar

  • Thursday, July 20, 2017:
    2017 Doak Walker Award
    candidates announced
  • Friday, November 17, 2017: 2017 Doak Walker Award semifinalists announced (10)
  • Tuesday, November 21, 2017: 2017 Doak Walker Award
    finalists announced (3)
  • Thursday, December 7, 2017: "The Home Depot College Football Awards" show airs on ESPN
  • Friday, February 16, 2018:
    2017 Doak Walker Award
    Presentation Banquet