While demonstrating the true meaning of the University's mission through their personal and professional accomplishments, nominees must strive for intellectual and professional excellence, serve the greater community and promote social responsibility. This year's awards presentation will take place during Virtual Reunion on Saturday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m. EST.



Help us recognize the achievement of our alumnae and alumni by submitting a nomination for any of the following awards:

Nominations are welcome from any member of the NDMU community: alumnae, alumni, faculty, administration, staff, and students. Nominations are confidential and remain active/on file for the next five years.

Note: Current representatives on the Alumnae and Alumni Council are not eligible to receive an award.

Nominations for the 2020 awards are now closed and winners will be announced in August. We welcome nominations for the 2021 award cycle. Nominations for the 2021 awards are open through June 15, 2021. 

Nomination Form

2019 Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 winners! 

The Elizabeth P. Hoisington '40 Distinguished Alumna Award:
Group Award:
Victoria M. Genco Bell '69
Julie Courtney Ben-Susan '69
Andrea R. Bowden '69
Cathryn Archibald Curia '69
Mary Ellen Vanni '69

Service to Society Award:
Sara Martinelli de la Guardia '69

Regina Russo Hammel '41 Outstanding Recent Graduate Award:
Queenstar Akrong '14

Alumnae and Alumni Engagement Award:
Mary Ellen Steiner Gunther '54