INSTRUCTIONS FOR SUBMITTING NOMINATIONS
-The Alumnus of the Year Award is given every year.
-The Christian Vocation Award will be given in 2011 and every three years thereafter.
-The Distinguished Community Award will be given in 2012 and every three years thereafter.
-The Professional Achievement Award will be given in 2010 and every three years thereafter.
-The deadline for nomination submissions is August 1 of each year. Complete all information on the nomination form. -Nomination may be sent by:
Completing the form and submitting it online OR
Mail to: Hiwassee College, Office of Alumni Affairs, 225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville TN 37354
OUTSTANDING ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR: The Alumnus of the Year Award is awarded annually to a Hiwassee College alumnus who has demonstrated faithfulness and service to Hiwassee College and brought recognition to the college by one or more of the following:
Support of the college by sharing time, talents and gifts;
Recruitment of students;
Outstanding recognition in one’s vocation or avocation bringing attention to Hiwassee College;
A life of service that has reflected the spirit and mission of Hiwassee College.
CHRISTIAN VOCATION AWARD: The Christian Vocation Award is awarded every three years to a Hiwassee College alumnus who has been employed by or retired from a church or church-related institution; has initiated innovative programs, service or missions that have resulted in growth in the lives of individuals and/or in the ministries of the church.
DISTINGUISHED COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD: This tri-annual presentation award to a Hiwassee Alumnus who fulfils the following criteria: ”A Hiwassee College Alumnus who has demonstrated a life of service to others; and current or past involvement in community service.”
PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: The Professional Achievement Award is awarded every three years to a Hiwassee College alumnus who has excelled in his/her chosen profession.
A Hiwassee College alumnus is defined as “a person who has attended or graduated from the college.”
Persons who have previously received an award are not eligible for an award the second time; however, they may be considered for one of the other awards.
To view a list of all previous recipients of Alumni Awards, click here.
Nominate an individual to receive an award by completing the form below and submit it no later than August 1. You may choose to print the nomination form and mail it to the advancement office.