Nominate an Alumna or Alumnus

Do you know a University of Missouri-St. Louis graduate who deserves special recognition? 

Please help us honor the notable achievements and contributions that UMSL alumni are making in the community and across the nation by nominating them for the following awards and recognitions. For more information about any of the awards listed below,contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at 314-516-6453 or alumni@umsl.edu

Schedule

  • October 1 - March 1: Formal solicitation of nominations (however, nominations will be accepted throughout the year). Deadline for alumni award nominations is officially March 1.
  •  Alumni Awards are selected through a peer-to-peer review process. A confidential committee made up of UMSL alumni will meet to review eligible applications and submit award recommendations (and alternates), pending final acceptance of the UMSL Governing Board of Directors in May.
  •  The Office of Alumni Engagement will officially notify academic departments and awardees on June 30, 2017.
  •  Award ceremony will be held on October 5. 2017.

UMSL DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS
The Distinguished Alumni Award was established in 1987 as the University of Missouri- St. Louis Alumni Association's highest graduate honor. The award is presented annually to five university alumni who have made extraordinary career achievements, distinguished themselves through significant community service orgone above and beyond in their interaction/support of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

The nomination deadline is MARCH 1, 2017. Recipients will be recognized at the University's Founders Dinner in September.

To nominate an individual for this award,please complete a nomination form via either of the options below. For full consideration, all nominations must include the following documentation:

a) a completed 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award Online Nomination Form
b) a professional resume, bio or vita
c) 2 letters of support
Note: Current members of the UMSL Alumni Association Governing Board of Directors are ineligible for consideration.

View our Distinguished Alumni Award PAST RECIPIENTS LIST.

 

UMSL OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNI AWARDS
The Outstanding Young Alumni Award is given annually to recent graduates of the University of Missouri-St. Louis aged 35 or younger by December 31, 2017  for significant early professional achievements in their career and/or civic life which richly inspire other young alumni and bring honor to UMSL. One recipient is selected annually.

The nomination deadline is MARCH 1, 2017. Recipients will be recognized at the University's Founders Dinner in October.

To nominate an individual for this award,please complete a nomination form via either of the options below. For full consideration, all nominations must include the following documentation: 

a) a completed 2017 Outstanding Young Alumni Award Online Nomination Form
b) a professional resume, bio or vita
c) 2 letters of support
Note: Current members of the UMSL Alumni Association Governing Board of Directors are ineligible for consideration

View our Outstanding Young Alumni Award  PAST RECIPIENTS LIST.