Each year, the University of Idaho Alumni Association (UIAA) and Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) recognizes outstanding alumni, friends and students through a number of awards that celebrate achievements in volunteerism, success and commitment to the university.
Deadlines vary for each category.
Questions? Contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 208-885-6154 or email@example.com.
2022 Alumni Award Recipients
Hall of Fame
Alumni who have achieved national or international distinction by their accomplishments and leadership.
Distinguished Idahoan Award
An alumnus/alumna or friend that has an international or national reputation and has brought distinction to the State of Idaho and the University of Idaho.
Honorary Alumni Recognition
Persons that have served the University of Idaho, and the university’s alumni with “great distinction while providing faithful and distinguished service to the University of Idaho.”
Silver & Gold Award
Alumni who have a distinguished record of achievement and service.
Jim Lyle Award
Recognizes outstanding contributions to the University and/or alumni association through volunteerism.
Brave and Bold Award
Brave and Bold Young Alumni Award In honor of young alumni with an outstanding career achievements of record of volunteerism.
Award for Excellence
Senior level, graduate and law students who have achieved academic success, demonstrated career/professional preparation and campus/community leadership.
- Nominations are to remain confidential.
- Applications for all awards must be completed and submitted by Aug. 1. Submission instructions are available on each award page.
- Nominee history should include significant achievements and distinction of service, and regional, national and international recognition. Media or press summaries are helpful.
- Applications require 2-5 letters of reference.
Applications are reviewed by the Alumni Association Awards Committee. Recommendations are submitted to the Alumni Association Board of Directors, who approve selections.