Each year the Board of Alumni honors alumni who have achieved distinction in their chosen field, have shown exceptional leadership qualities and/or have demonstrated outstanding volunteer service in their communities and the college. Think you know of someone who should be on one of the following lists but isn’t? Please take a moment to complete a nomination form. Nominations for 2018 awards are due April 1, 2018. Award winners will be announced in July and honored at the Alumni Honors Banquet in February of 2019.
The 2017 Award winners will be honored at a special banquet on Friday, February 9, 2018 in Stamm Dining Room, Templeton College Center.
Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients
This award honors an alumnus/a for superior performance in his or her chosen field and superior service to his or her chosen community.
Outstanding Young Alumni Award Recipients
This award honors an alumnus/a for superior performance in his or her chosen field and superior service to his or her chosen community within 15 years of graduation.
Donald G. Balmer Citation Recipients
This award honors an alumnus/a, faculty or staff member, or friend of Lewis & Clark for outstanding voluntary service to the college. Originally called the “Alumni Citation”, this award was renamed in 1991 to recognize Don Balmer’s selfless support of the college and to encourage others to follow his example.
Pioneer Alumni Leadership Award Recipients
This award honors an alumnus/a for demonstrating extraordinary leadership in his or her service to Lewis & Clark alumni.