Alumni Merit Award

Presented by the Alumni Association of Elmhurst College:


The Alumni Merit Award was established in 1962 by the Alumni Association of Elmhurst College. This award serves as a means of recognizing three outstanding alumni who provide excellent contributions to society and Elmhurst College

Award Categories:

  • Distinguished Service to Society: awarded to alumna/alumnus who demonstrates, the mission of the College through excellence in a field of service - in society, in the marketplace, as a professional, or in an extraordinary leadership role.

  • Distinguished Service to Alma Mater: awarded to alumna/alumnus who demonstrates, excellence through service to campus life, to students, and to the College as a whole.

  • Young Alumni Award: awarded to a young alumna or alumnus (ages 22-32) for outstanding achievement in community service, career accomplishments and/or loyalty to the College.

All fields identified by an asterisk ( ) are required for a valid nomination.

  EC Degree:  
  Year Received:  
    Other Degree:  
    Year Received:  
  I believe the committee should select my nominee for the:

In 300 words or less please explain why this person should be chosen for the above selection:

  Your Name: