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Alumni Awards

Call for Nominations

Deadline: December 30, 2018

The Eberly College of Arts and Sciences is seeking nominations for the following awards:

2019 Eberly College Distinguished Alumni Award    

2019 Eberly College Rising Star Award

Nominate alumni. 

Eberly College Distinguished Alumni Award

The Eberly College of Arts and Sciences established this recognition program to acknowledge and celebrate living Eberly College alumni who graduated at least 20 years ago and are making important contributions in their community and within their professions. The award seeks to honor successful alumni for their professional and business life, their civic leadership and social welfare activities, and their intellectual and cultural pursuits. If you would like to nominate yourself or another Eberly College graduate for this award, please follow the instructions noted in the nomination form.

Current WVU faculty, staff and administrators, as well as current members of the College’s Visiting Committee, are not eligible for this recognition.

Recipients must return to campus for the spring ceremony to receive their award. Each recipient’s name will be added to a memorial plaque in Woodburn Hall.

Eberly College Rising Star Award

The Eberly College of Arts and Sciences established this recognition program to honor Eberly College alumni who graduated within the last 10 years and who show great promise in their careers. Professional contributions should represent the values of WVU and the Eberly College, including leadership, innovation and dedication.

About the Awards Ceremony 

Honorees will be recognized in April 2019 at the 2019 Alumni Awards Reception and Banquet in Morgantown, West Virginia. Details about the event will be announced soon. For more information about nominations or the awards ceremony, please contact Hannah Snively in the Eberly College Office of Development and Alumni Relations at