Outstanding Alumni Award Nomination Form

The Outstanding Alumni Award is presented annually to at least one distinguished undergraduate or graduate alumnus or alumna of a department in the College of Arts & Sciences, or from a department or program that historically had been in the College. Nominations due Friday, February 26, 2021.

Outstanding Alumni Award Guidelines:

  • Nominations must be submitted by Friday, February 26, 2021.
  • The candidate must have completed a program of study at Appalachian State University in the College of Arts and Sciences no less than five years prior to the award.
  • Recipients will be notified immediately following selection and are encouraged to attend the College of Arts and Sciences Senior Awards Ceremony on April 23, 2021, to be recognized.
  • To nominate someone, please fill out the following form and attach a letter as directed at the bottom of the fillable form.
Nominator's Contact Information
Nominee's Contact Information

Nominees for the award must have distinguished themselves through contributions in one or more of the following: to a profession, leadership roles, public service, creative endeavors, or other accomplishments. After submitting this form, you will receive an e-mail request for a description outlining any of the following contributions about the nominee (max. 2 pages): 

  • Occupational or professional excellence
  • Career accomplishments (scientific, political, artistic, educational or literary contribution, research or endeavor, etc.)
  • Service to the Department(s), College of Arts and Sciences or the University as an alumnus.
  • Continued interaction with Appalachian State University

Submit this form and e-mail the detailed information requested to cas@appstate.edu by Friday, February 26, 2021.