2017 Alumni Achievement Award nominations now open

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Do you know any amazing Wright State alumni who deserve to be recognized? Nominate them for a 2017 Alumni Achievement Award!

The Alumni Association recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of Wright State alumni at an annual awards ceremony during Homecoming weekend. The outstanding individuals, selected from a pool of more than 100,000 Wright State alumni, are recognized for numerous accomplishments in their chosen fields.

In addition to possessing high standards of integrity and character, they have also given their time and talent to benefit the Alumni Association.

You are invited to nominate alumni deserving of recognition. There are no restrictions on the number of nominations a person may submit, and people submitting nominations do not need to be graduates of Wright State University.

Alumni can be awarded in the following categories:

Alumna/us of the Year Award
Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award
Honorary Alumnus/a Award
Graduate of the Last Decade Award
Volunteer Service Award
Alumni Society Award of Excellence
Alumni Network Award of Excellence

The nomination deadline for the 2017 Alumni Achievement Awards is July 21, 2017.

Nomination Guidelines

  • Please submit nomination(s) using the online form below – one form per nomination.
  • Narratives should address the nominee’s current and past achievements that apply to the specific award criteria. Entries will be judged on the responses to the criteria included in the award description above.
  • Wright State Alumni Association board members are not eligible for nomination.
  • Individuals selected will receive their honors at Alumni Achievement Awards celebration and are encouraged to be present to receive the awards.
  • Collaborative nominations are permissible and strongly encouraged. However, there should only be one lead nominator.

Note: Information provided in the nomination form may be used for publicity purposes.


**The Alumni Achievement Awards Selection Committee, in conjunction with members of the Alumni Association Board of Directors, will make the final award-winner selections.