Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni Rising Star Nominations

Criteria and Guidelines

Full nomination packets for 2023 award nominees must be received by February 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.

Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni Rising Star Nominations

  • Nominator Information

  • Nominee Information

  • (please select one)
  • Required Questions

    Please briefly summarize how the nominee meets the following criteria. Responses should be limited to one short paragraph or 5-7 sentences per section.
  • What is the nominee’s occupation and what exceptional professional achievements and noteworthy accomplishments has he/she achieved?
  • How has the nominee exhibited through career advancement, responsibility and leadership the unique qualities needed to be recognized for this award?
  • What has been the significant impact of the nominee on a local, regional, national and/or international level within a specific industry?
  • How has the nominee demonstrated service to and recognition by Texas State University?
  • How has the nominee demonstrated service within local, regional, national and international communities?
  • Submit Files

    If you would like to submit the required nomination packet materials via electronic upload, you may do so here. Otherwise, please either email, mail, or hand-deliver them to our office.
  • Max. file size: 10 MB.
    Cover letter should summarize the nominee’s achievement and service related to the award criteria
  • Max. file size: 10 MB.
    Please provide the nominee's current resume, biographical information, or CV. Document should not exceed 5 pages.
  • Drop files here or
    Max. file size: 10 MB, Max. files: 3.
      Please provide a minimum of one but no more than three letters of support from non-family members specifically addressing the selection criteria.

    Background Information