Alumni Award Nomination
The IWU Alumni Association Nominating Committee needs your help compiling a list of alumni candidates for the categories below. IWU Trustees, previous IWU Alumni Award Winners, and past Honorary Degree recipients are ineligible for these awards. For a complete list of previous winners, click here
Use this form
to submit an alum you feel should be considered for recognition. Please submit this form by March 5, 2014. Any forms submitted after this date will be considered for Homecoming 2015.
Nominate an alumnus/na to serve for a three-year term on the Board of Trustees of the University. The Board of Trustees manages the affairs of the University. It adopts policies and provides resources for carrying out a program of higher education based on the liberal arts.
The Distinguished Alumnus/na Award
This award is presented annually to an alumnus/na who has made a distinguished contribution to society, has achieved professional distinction, or has demonstrated civic leadership.
The Robert M. Montgomery Outstanding Young Alumnus/na Award
Named for a 1968 alumnus and former IWU Alumni Director, this award recognizes young alumni for outstanding professional achievement, civic leadership, or both. Nominees for this award should have graduated less than 15 years ago.
The Loyalty Award
This award recognizes alumni who have benefited Illinois Wesleyan either through service to the University, strong financial support, or both.