2014 Outstanding Alumnus Nomination Form

Outstanding Alumnus Award Guidelines


The Outstanding Alumnus Award is an honor that provides recognition for exceptional achievement by former students of Western Piedmont Community College.  To be an eligible candidate, a former student must have successfully completed at least 45 quarter/30 semester hours credit toward a degree at an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of Western Piedmont Community College.  In the process of earning credits toward a degree, the candidate must have attained a minimum of 22 quarter/15 semester hours credit at Western Piedmont Community College.  The award is presented annually at the spring graduation ceremony.


The following criteria for recipients should be considered in the selection process:
  • The candidate has exemplified professional growth through recognized accomplishments;  
  • The candidate has participated in community and civic activities; and  
  • The candidate has demonstrated support for the goals and objectives of Western Piedmont Community College.

Other significant attributes that might also be given consideration include:
  • The candidate has continued an educational growth process; and  
  • The candidate has overcome adversity in the successful pursuit of educational and professional accomplishments.  


Nominations may be submitted at any time throughout the year, however to be considered for the current year, they must be postmarked by March 31 of each year.
Nomination forms should be resubmitted for any nominees who are not chosen as the award recipient for the current year, but would like to be considered for the following year.

Outstanding Alumnus Award Nomination Form

Nominee Information



Home Address:

Phone Number:



Business Address:

Degree(s) Earned/Area of Study at WPCC

Class Year:

Last Year Attended:

Degree(s) Earned from Other Institutions:

Is the Nominee available to attend the College's commencement ceremony on May 15, 2014?

Supporting Information


Professional Accomplishments:

Post-Community College Education:

Community and Civic Involvement:

Support of the College:

Outstanding Hardships Alumnus Overcame:

What did the Nominee "find" at WPCC?
(e.g. He found direction in his career.)

Nominator Information



Phone Number:

                        Relationship to Nominee:


Thank you for nomination submission!