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Outstanding Young Alumni Award Nomination

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Award Criteria

The Outstanding Young Alumni Award recognizes graduates of the University of Regina 35 years or under of age who are making outstanding contributions in their field of endeavor.

To be nominated for an Outstanding Young Alumni Award, the alumni must:

  • graduate from the University of Regina in a recognized degree, diploma or certificate program;
  • be age of 35 or under as of December 31, 2021;
  • make significant achievements in their field of endeavor;
  • be recognized as an emerging leader through professional and/or voluntary accomplishments;
  • strengthen alumni pride and affinity to University of Regina
  • set an example for future young alumni to follow.

1) Please complete the online nomination including:

a) Nominee’s name and contact info
b) Nominator’s name and contact info
c) A biographical summary that addresses these questions about the nominee:

  • How does the candidate fulfill the award criteria? (250 words max.)
  • In what ways have they achieved distinction in their field of endeavor? (250 words max.)
  • What impact have they made in their profession and community? (250 words max.)
  • How do the nominee's achievements reflect positively on the University of Regina? (250 words max.)
  • Include previous awards and honors if applicable

2) Collect 2 – 5 letters of support

  • Letters of support from professional peers and those impacted by the nominee
  • Letters of support from family members will not be accepted

3) Submit the nomination form including a biographical summary by April 15, 2021.

Successful candidates will be contacted by the Alumni Engagement Office for their agreement

  • To accept the award
  • To participate in a customized mentorship program with students and faculty
  • To be present at the awards ceremony in fall of 2021 in Regina to accept the award
  • To participate in promotion activities

To nominate an alumni for the Outstanding Young Alumni Award please submit a nomination form.

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