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Alumni Awards

It’s that time again! The Webster University Alumni Association is seeking nominations for its annual awards. All members of the Webster Community are invited to nominate deserving alumni for the listed awards.

Alumni Awards Nomination Form

Nominations for the 2017 Alumni Awards due by April 15, 2017.

Alumni Association Annual Awards

Loretto Award

Do you know an alumna or alumnus who loves to volunteer? Who is a strong advocate for humanity and social justice? The Loretto Award recognizes an alumna/us of Webster University who carries on the community service and social justice values of the Sisters of Loretto who founded Webster in 1915.

Mary Elizabeth Newell Award

Do you know an alumna or alumnus who demonstrates exceptional loyalty to Webster University through many years of service? The Mary Elizabeth Newell award recognizes an alumna/us who has shown a high commitment and concern for Webster University over a significant period of time.

Young Alumni Award

Do you know a young alumna or alumnus who elevates the profile of Webster University through leadership in his or her profession and through ongoing support of the University?  The Young Alumni Award recipient must have received his/her undergraduate degree within the last 10 years of being nominated and must be 35 years of age or younger.

Distinguished Alumni Award

Do you know an alumna or alumnus who has been the “first” to accomplish something in his or her profession? The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest award presented by the Webster University Alumni Association, recognizing high achievements and significant contributions to society through civic, cultural or charitable involvement. 

Outstanding Alumni Award

The Alumni Association joins with Webster's five Schools and Colleges, highlighting the diverse disciplines of the University, to present an Outstanding Alumni Award to an alumna or alumnus from each School or College who has achieved outstanding success and recognition in their profession and/or voluntary service.  Each Dean makes the final selection of the recipient for his or her respective school.

Alumni Association Student Awards

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All award nominations will be reviewed by the Alumni Awards Selection Committee and are to be submitted to the Alumni Office as part of the awards process.