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Nominate UNCF Award


UNCF Award Nominations (due October 10th)

 

Criteria for the UNCF National Alumni Council Outstanding Young Alumnus Award

  • Must have earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from the institution in the last ten years
  • Identify outstanding contribution to his/her alma mater, the community and/or UNCF
  • Identify specific details of the significant contributions and noteworthy community service performed by the individual to his/her alma mater and the larger community 
  • Identify Awards and Recognition alum has received, particularly those that are reflective of his/her significant contributions to their alma mater, the community and/or UNCF

To nominate, submit the nomination to the Alumni Relations Office via email at cwaters@dillard.edu.  The nomination should include the above information for each nominee.

 

 Criteria for the UNCF National Alumni Council Outstanding Alumnus/Hall of Honor Award

  • Must have earned an undergraduate or graduate degree from the institution
  • Identify outstanding achievement in their professional, civic or community activities
  • Identify distinguished service to their alma mater
  • Identify Awards and Recognition alum has received
  • Identify community service and professional activities

To nominate, submit the nomination to the Alumni Relations Office via email at cwaters@dillard.edu. The nomination should include the above information for each nominee.

 

 Criteria for the UNCF National Alumni Council Cecilia E. Washington Award

 

Identify noteworthy contributions to UNCF in one of the following areas: fund raising, giving, facilitation of corporate or government contributions to UNCF or performance of extensive work with UNCF-member groups. Identify the specific services(s) nominee has rendered on behalf of UNCF and explain. Specifically identify the following:

  • What specific services(s) has the nominee rendered on behalf of UNCF?
  • Identify three community service events rendered by the nominee on behalf of UNCF? What were the particular benefits received by UNCF as a result of these community service events?
  • Identify at least two specific contributions (Financial, social, service, political, workplace initiative, in-kind) made by the recipient on behalf of his/her UNCF alma mater? What were the tangible benefits received by the institution as a result of the initiative? Provide written documentation from the institution
  • Professionally, how has the recipient demonstrated his/her commitment to advancing the cause of higher education for UNCF students? List at least three examples.
  • Leadership: Provide at least two community service projects where recipient has demonstrated leadership skills
  • Is the service/contribution thoroughly documented in the nomination recommendation?

To nominate, submit the nomination to the Alumni Relations Office via email at cwaters@dillard.edu.  The nomination should include the above information for each nominee.

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