Distinguished Alumni Award Nomination Form

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Viterbo University seeks nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Awards which will be presented on Friday, October 11, 2019, during Alumni Weekend.

Distinguished alumni are people who demonstrate Viterbo’s mission of faithful service and ethical leadership in their everyday lives. These alumni embody Viterbo’s core values:

  • Contemplation, reflecting upon the presence of God in our lives and work;
  • Hospitality, welcoming everyone we encounter as an honored guest;
  • Integrity, striving for honesty in everything we say and do;
  • Stewardship, practicing responsible use of all resources in our trust; and
  • Service, working for the common good in the spirit of humility and joy.

Distinguished Alumni Awards nominees are accepted in the following categories:

1. College-based awards. {No more than two recipients will be selected for each college under each category.}

  • Rising Professional– for a graduate of the last decade who has demonstrated significant professional achievement and/or service to others.
  • Professional Achievement– for significant and broad accomplishments in one’s professional career.

2. Viterbo University Alumni Association Awards {One recipient for each category.}

  • Service to the University – for generous and devoted service to Viterbo University.
  • Spirit of Francis Award – can be awarded every year to an alumnus/a who embodies and exemplifies Franciscan values in his or her personal, professional, and spiritual life.

If you are aware of someone deserving of this recognition, you may nominate the individual by submitting the following information:

  • Nomination form (see below)
  • At least one letter of recommendation from a colleague, friend, classmate, etc. of the nominee
  • Additional support materials (i.e. resume, newspaper articles, Web sites, etc.)

The submission of additional support materials is strongly encouraged to distinguish your nominee from others.

Only Viterbo University alumni are eligible for these awards. Alumni are defined as those who have graduated from Viterbo University or have received a minimum of 45 credits from Viterbo University.

Please note that you may nominate an alumnus for any award and you may also nominate as many alumni as you choose to.

Deadline:

    April 15 – Deadline to nominate

(if the nominee lives outside of the U.S.):
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