Academy of Excellence Nomination Form

Alumni Association LogoThe McKendree University Alumni Association annually seeks and accepts nominations of alumni for the McKendree Alumni Awards. The selection is made from candidates who have distinguished themselves in the areas of athletics, in their professions, or whose dedication and volunteer commitment has significantly enhanced the goals and mission of the University and the McKendree Alumni Association.

Please note that it is necessary that an award recipient be able to attend the Alumni Awards Dinner during the Homecoming weekend, which will be held on October 25, 2014.

All nominations must be received by May 1, 2014, to be eligible for this year’s awards. Award nominations are welcome throughout the year preceding the deadline.


Academy of Excellence Alumni Awards


These awards are presented to alumni who through achievement, leadership and character, have made exceptional contributions to the honor and prestige of McKendree University. These awards are presented to individuals who in their professions, or chosen fields, have demonstrated in their daily lives the values imparted through a liberal arts education.

Recognition will be given in eight fields of endeavor as shown below.

2014 Categories

  • Business
  • Community Service
  • Social Sciences     
  • Nursing & Health Professions

2015 Categories 

  • Education
  • Humanities
  • Language, Literature & Communication
  • Mathematics, Science & Technology

                                                                                                       

Academy of Excellence Alumni Awards Nomination Form