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, click on the award name to complete the form online, or print the PDF form and submit it to the Alumni Association in one of the following ways:

Email to alumni@nmu.edu with the title "Alumni Award Nomination" or click the Submit button after completing the online form

Mail to NMU Alumni Association, 1102 Northern Center, 1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI 49855

Fax to 906-227-3424

 

Distinguished Alumni Award

This award recognizes a graduate 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 distinguished by his/her achievements).  This is the highest honor the NMU Alumni Association can award.

Click here to access the online form

Click here to access the PDF form

 

Alumni Achievement Award

This award recognizes a graduate 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. 

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Click here to access the PDF form

 

Outstanding Young Alumni Award

This award recognizes a graduate under 36 years of age, as of December 31 in the year submitted, 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.

Click here to access the online form

Click here to access the PDF form


Alumni Service Award

This award recognizes a graduate whose volunteer service, civic endeavors or contributions to his/her community have been outstanding or whose volunteerism, contributions and/or recruitment efforts on behalf of NMU are above the norm.

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Click here to access the PDF form


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

Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Note: All nominations are valid for three years, and must be received by December 31 annually.

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

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