Alumni of Distinction Nominations

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You know this Mohawk grad. They are a leader in their field. They're making an impact in their community. Their innovative or creative achievements have been previously acknowledged.

Nominate that incredible Mohawk graduate in your life.

The Alumni of Distinction awards recognize graduates for their career achievements and community contributions that are an exceptional source of inspiration for future generations.

There are nine award categories: Affinity, Business, Community Services, Creative Arts & Design, Entrepreneur, Health Sciences, Mohawk College Employee, Recent Graduate and Technology

If you would like to nominate an individual, please fill out the Nomination Form

Deadline for Nomination:  Thursday, January 31, 2019

Who is an Alumni of Distinction Award Recipient?

An Alumni of Distinction Award Recipient has made a commitment and a significant difference in his or her community by showing vision, creativity and initiative. He or She may have:

  • Made an impact in his or her chosen field of endeavor
  • Been a role model and inspired others through his or her leadership
  • Participated as a volunteer
  • Assisted others to be successful in their achievements

Who is Eligible?

To be eligible to receive an Alumni of Distinction Award nominees must:.

  • Graduate from a certificate and/or Diploma program from Mohawk College or its' predecessors (HIT and PIT) up until the year of 2018
  •  Contribute to their community
  • Posthumous nominations are accepted

 

Nomination Deadline: Thursday, January 31, 2019 (11:59pm)

How can I nominate?

Please fill out the nomination form and upload supporting documents

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the kelly.dunham [at] mohawkcollege.ca (Alumni Office) or call 905-575-2258

What is the Selection Process?

All nominations will be reviewed and a shortlist of 2019 nominees will be established.

A selection committee representing a cross-section of Past Alumni of Distinction Award Recipients, Community Leaders, Human Resources Professionals, Students and the Mohawk College Alumni Advisory Council will review the shortlist and rate all nominees based on Career Achievement, Industry Leadership and Personal Contributions to the Community.

The nominee with the highest rating in each category will be deemed the recipient.

The Award Celebration

Alumni of Distinction Recipients will be presented their award at a celebration dinner in the fall of 2019.

In honour of every recipient, the Alumni Association supports a named bursary/scholarship with a one-time donation of $500 to Mohawk College to support current students in achieving their goals.

 

Nominator Information


Please note: Nominators may not nominate someone who is an immediate family member.

 

Nominee's Information


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i.e. Boards, Committes and Community Involvement
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Nominations Deadline is January 31, 2019.

Any questions or concerns please contact us at 905-575-2067 or kelly.dunham [at] mohawkcollege.ca

Thank you for your submission. All nominations will be reviewed and a shortlist of 2019 nominees will be established and nominators may be contacted as we move forward in the process.