How to Nominate

Nomination is quick and easy, but before submitting your nomination, please take a moment to look at the criteria for each award. When you've determined the best fit for your nomination, fill out the correct online form, or print out a PDF below and submit it to the Alumni Association in one of the following ways:

Email to alumni@nmu.edu with the title "Alumni Award Nomination"

Mail to NMU Alumni Association, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855

 

Alumni Achievement Award

An NMU alumnus/alumna who has notable professional achievements on a regional or local level. Other factors include contributions to their community and documented leadership at the regional or local level. It was awarded for the first time in 2007.

Click here for a printable PDF form.

Alumni Community Service Award

An NMU alumnus/alumna whose volunteer service to his/her community has been outstanding for a minimum of 10 years.

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Alumni Service Award

An NMU alumnus/alumna whose volunteerism, contributions and/or recruitment efforts on behalf of NMU are above the norm.

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Distinguished Alumni Award

An NMU alumnus/alumna who has documented exceptional achievements in his/her profession and has made transformative contributions to society, their discipline or profession. Other factors include demonstrated leadership and/or honors received that clearly sets them apart from their peers; a person who is distinguished by his/her achievements. This is the highest honor the NMU Alumni Association can award.

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Outstanding Young Alumni Award

An NMU alumnus/alumna under 36 years of age who has shown endeavors in professional, civic, business, political or similar activities, that set the candidate clearly apart from his/her peers and has shown service and/or honor to NMU through their endeavors.

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Nominations can be submitted by friends, family, faculty and staff.

Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Note: All nominations are valid for three years.

If you have any questions, call us at 1-877-GRAD NMU or 906-227-2610.
 

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