Nominee must have earned an undergraduate, graduate or associate degree from Georgia State University (Perimeter College Included.
Nominee must uphold the core values and mission of Georgia State.
Current Alumni Association Board members are ineligible for this award.
Current employees of Georgia State University are ineligible for this award.
Former Alumni Association Board members are ineligible for this award two years after his or her term ends.
The Alumni Association reserves the right to rescind the award at any time if an honoree no longer meets the above eligibility criteria.
All information submitted on behalf of the nominee will remain confidential. The Alumni Association may contact you if further information is needed. The selection committee may conduct additional research on behalf of any nominee. Questions? Contact Ellen Kinsey, Alumni Programs ([email protected])
The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor given by Georgia State University and the Alumni Association. Dating back to 1963, the Alumni Association is proud to recognize outstanding alumni of Georgia State University. The award honors alumni who lead their industries, contribute to the improvement of their communities and have shown a committed record of service to Georgia State.
The award is traditionally presented at the annual Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner during Homecoming weekend. The signature event not only celebrates Georgia State’s most esteemed alumni, but also generates support for the Alumni Association Scholarship Fund.