2014 UWM Alumni Association Awards
Nominations for 2014-2015 Alumni Awards will open from mid-January through mid-April for the following categories:
This award is presented on limited occasions when the UWM Alumni Association recognizes an alumnus/alumna with exemplary achievements over the span of a lifetime. This award recognizes those who have had extraordinary success in the following arenas: professional achievement, community involvement, advancement of UWM’s mission, giving back of time, effort, and/or capital, and encouraging and inspiring future leaders.
Distinguished Alumni Awards
- Distinguished Alumni Service Award
This award recognizes alumni for exceptional volunteer leadership in service to UWM and the Alumni Association. Recipients will demonstrate a quality and depth of service to UWM that is truly outstanding. To be awarded to one alumna/us annually.
- Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award
This award recognizes alumni for exceptional achievements in their chosen professional field. Awardees will be leaders in their field and have made significant contributions in their profession. To be awarded to one alumna/us annually.
Honorary Alumni status is presented to a person who is not a graduate of UWM but who has earned this recognition and honor through deep loyalty, service and support of the University and the Alumni Association.Graduate of the Last Decade Award
This award honors alumni from each School or College who have achieved accomplishments of significant importance at an early stage of their careers (1-10 years after their undergraduate degree). The award is intended to recognize either professional accomplishment or service to the university by those who have graduated within the last decade.Community Service Award
The Community Service Award honors those alumni who have generously contributed their time and talents for the enrichment of others and the betterment of their communities. This award bestows recognition on those individuals who have given of themselves in support of various civic, charitable, philanthropic and social welfare organizations.Corporate Partner Award
The Corporate Partner Award recognizes corporations or non-profit organizations which have a significant impact on the campus and/or on the lives of alumni and students by assisting in the advancement, growth and/or development of UWM.