Distinguished Alumni Award

About the Award

Thank you for your interest in nominating an outstanding alumna/alumnus of Indiana State University for the Alumni Association's most prestigious award, the Distinguished Alumni Award.

This award, founded in 1957, honors our notable alumni who have been outstanding in their professional accomplishments and have made significant achievements benefiting their local and/or global communities.

The award recipients are nominated and selected by alumni, faculty, staff, and friends of the University.

Nominations must be submitted by March 30, 2020 to be considered for the 2020 award. The 2020 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients and their nominators will be notified in June of the recognition. Recipients of this honor will participate in Homecoming weekend festivities (Friday, October 23 through Sunday, October 25) including the Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony, Blue and White Parade and the ISU football game.

Eligibility for Reward

All alumni of Indiana State University are eligible.

  • The nominee should be outstanding in his/her profession.
  • The nominee must have made significant contributions benefiting his/her community, state or nation.
  • The nominee must have exhibited interest in Indiana State University and/or the Alumni Association since leaving campus.
Nominate an Alumna/us for the Distinguished Alumni Award

Nominations may be submitted by:

  • Alumni and friends of Indiana State University
  • Any Indiana State University faculty or staff member

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Nominee Contact Information

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