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College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
New Achiever Alumni Award

New Achiever Alumni Award

The New Achiever Alumni Award recognizes and honors individuals who earned an undergraduate or graduate degree in the last 15 years (2001-2015) from a program currently or formerly affiliated with the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. This award is intended to honor those who have achieved excellence in one or more of the following areas:

  • a record of professional achievement, such as job advancements, publications, and/or entrepreneurial efforts, which show promise for future success;
  • demonstrated leadership in a chosen endeavor or interest, such as service on committees, boards or other professional associations;
  • contributions toward the betterment of society through involvement in worthy causes, community service, and/or humanitarian undertakings; and/or
  • demonstrated support of and/or service to the University and/or College.

Award Procedure

To nominate someone for the New Achiever Alumni Award, complete and send the nomination form. and two to five additional letters of support from other individuals. A copy of the nominee's resume would be helpful but is not required.

The winner(s) will be notified in advance of the award presentation.The New Achiever Alumni Award will be bestowed at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences' Alumni and Friends Dinner on Saturday, May 14, 2016, 5-8PM, in the Grand Maple Ballroom of the UVM Dudley H. Davis Student Center, Burlington, Vermont. Event details.

Each nomination received will be considered on an annual basis for a two-year period from the date of submission.

Nominations must be submitted by Friday February 5th, 2016

Past award recipients.

Questions about this award should be directed to Robin Smith or call (802) 656-0321.

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