Alumni Association Special Recognition Awards

Do you know someone who deserves to be recognized?

It's now easier and faster than ever to nominate that special alumnus or alumna who deserves to be recognized and honored by their fellow alumni. All alumni are welcome to nominate.

Instructions for Nominations

Complete our online form.  Nominations will be collected until Friday, Dec. 20, 2013 for the 2014 award program.  Recipients will be invited back to campus in the spring to receive their awards at a special recognition ceremony. 


Award Categories

The Glenn G. Bartle Distinguished Alumnus/a Award recognizes and honors a graduate who has distinguished himself or herself since graduating from the University and serves as a memorial to Dr. Glenn G. Bartle, the first president of Harpur College. This award honors alumni who have rendered outstanding voluntary service to the Binghamton University community, while also serving their communities, their careers and their country.

The Edward Weisband Distinguished Alumnus/a Award for Public Service or Contribution to Public Affairs recognizes one alumnus or alumna each year whose life, work, career and contributions exemplify the highest standards of service and deepest dedication to the sustenance of the common good.

The Lois B. DeFleur Distinguished Young Alumni Award recognizes alumni who graduated within the last 10 years or are 35 years of age or under, who are established or demonstrate potential to become future leaders. Criteria includes demonstrated leadership capability, substantial commitment to service of others, demonstration of potential for leadership in the long term, and substantial commitment to the University and Alumni Association.

See the list of all previous award recipients.

Last Updated: 11/12/13