DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS

Each year, CMC and the Alumni Council recognize those alumni who have made outstanding contributions in their professions, career and their communities.

Nominations for the 2021 Distinguished Alumni Awards are open. Nominations are submitted online. Any questions can be directed to

Confidentiality is assured. Nominees are not informed of their nomination or status by CMC unless they are selected as a recipient. Nominators may choose to inform nominees that they have been nominated. Unsuccessful nominees will not be contacted.

The Online Nomination form requires:

  • Candidate’s information
  • Nominee’s information
  • Award Category Declaration
  • Award Criteria Statements
  • Optional Support Documents (CVs, news articles, et cetera)
  • Referee information (minimum two referees required

We recommend that you review the submission form, prepare your answers to the criteria questions in a separate word document (so they can be copied and pasted into the form), and gather any supporting materials (e.g., candidate’s CV) you wish to include before getting started with your online nomination

PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE AWARD

This award recognizes alumni who have achieved excellence in their careers. The recipients of this award demonstrate leadership and serve as role models for CMC students and alumni. They set standards of achievement to which others can aspire.

Award Criteria

  • The nominee's professional contributions to the social, cultural and economic well-being of society. What differentiates this graduate from their peers
  • The nominee's significant professional/career accomplishments. What impact has this graduate and their work had within their discipline or area of focus?
  • Leadership, membership or participation within professional associations, applicable to the nominee.
  • The recognition the nominee has received by colleagues—any previous awards, accolades, and/or recognition for their impact in their area of work?
  • How the nominee has promoted CMC throughout their professional career.
HONORARY MEMBER OF THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION

This award recognizes alumni who have achieved excellence in their careers. The recipients of this award demonstrate leadership and serve as role models for CMC students and alumni. They set standards of achievement to which others can aspire.

Award Criteria

  • The nominee's professional contributions to the social, cultural and economic well-being of society. What differentiates this graduate from their peers
  • The nominee's significant professional/career accomplishments. What impact has this graduate and their work had within their discipline or area of focus?
  • Leadership, membership or participation within professional associations, applicable to the nominee.
  • The recognition the nominee has received by colleagues—any previous awards, accolades, and/or recognition for their impact in their area of work?
  • How the nominee has promoted CMC throughout their professional career.