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Alumni Awards Nominations

Each year we celebrate six outstanding members of the Seattle University community who embody our Jesuit values, demonstrating leadership and service to others. We are excited to announce that nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards are now open. Read the description of each award below and then nominate alumni who are deserving of these honors. All nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards are due by October 21, 2016.

Alumna/us of the Year

The highest honor bestowed by the Seattle University Alumni Association.  Recognizes Seattle University alumni who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and service to the community and to Seattle University. Recipients of this award are well recognized, high impact alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to care, academic excellence, diversity, faith, justice and leadership.

 

University Service Award

Recognizes Seattle University alumni who have demonstrated extraordinary time and service to Seattle University. Whether the recipient served on the Alumni Board of Governors or with academic, athletic or other university departments, the recipient of this award has left a long standing legacy of service with the university community. 

Professional Achievement Award

Recognizes Seattle University alumni whose career and work exemplify a Seattle University education – demonstrating intellectual and professional achievement, active inquiry and leadership. Recipients of this award have gained national or international recognition in their careers in a manner that reflects positively on Seattle University.

Distinguished Faculty Award

Recognizes a Seattle University faculty member who has made a lasting contribution to the academic formation of students and has raised the standing of the university through excellence in scholarship, teaching and service. Recipients of this award have demonstrated an unparalleled ability to educate the whole person, to promote professional formation and to empower leaders for a just and humane world.

Community Service Award 

Recognizes Seattle University alumni who have made a lasting impact in their communities through work or volunteerism. Through service in spiritual, artistic, recreational, educational, social justice or other upstanding areas, recipients of this award better the quality of life around them through service. 

Outstanding Recent Alumna/us Award

Recognizes alumni who have graduated from Seattle University within the past 10 years whose actions reflect the values and mission of the university. Recipients of this award have demonstrated a commitment to care, academic excellence, diversity, faith, justice and leadership in many fields and disciplines.