The Embry-Riddle Alumni Awards Program recognizes
alumni achievements and accomplishments in their careers or through
their service to the university or fields of aviation and aerospace.
An Alumni Awards Dinner/Reception is held annually during Alumni
Homecoming Weekend at the Daytona Beach Campus and Alumni
Weekend/OctoberWest at the Prescott Campus. All recipients are invited
to attend the dinner/reception at the residential campus of their
Alumni Service Award: awarded
to an individual who continuously demonstrates an extraordinary level
of selfless commitment and endless enthusiasm for the University
through, but not limited to, service, support, leadership and
Alumni Achievement Award: awarded
to an individual who has demonstrated an exceptional commitment to the
Aviation and Aerospace Industry through personal and professional
Military Achievement Award: awarded to ERAU alumni that have achieved outstanding success in the military.
Outstanding Young Alumnus/a Graduate of the Last Decade: awarded
to the young alumnus/a who has graduated within the past decade and has
excelled in their field of endeavor, achieving professional success
above and beyond their peers, and/or has served their community and
Alumni Volunteer Award: awarded in recognition of alumni whose
contributions to their profession/industry, and/or the community
at-large go above and beyond average. This award honors the efforts of
alumni that directly impact individuals, their community, or their
profession/industry through the volunteering of their time, talent
and/or resources for the greater good.
Alumni Philanthropy Award: awarded
to an alumnus/a who has demonstrated a high level of commitment to the
university through philanthropic contributions and involvement in the
direction of their gift. Nominated by Embry-Riddle faculty or staff.
- Nominee must have an undergraduate or graduate degree from Embry-Riddle. Self-nominations will be accepted.
- Nominations must be received by the Office of Alumni Relations by July 31, 2014.
- The person making the nomination must complete the nomination form entirely.
- A nominator may nominate more than
one person, but they should designate exactly one category per
nominee.The nominator does not need to be a graduate of the university.
- Alumni awards will be presented
during the annual Daytona Beach and Prescott Campus Homecoming weeks.
Award winners are encouraged to accept their award in person.
- Alumni cannot receive the same award multiple times, nor should they receive multiple awards within a five year period.
- The Office of Alumni Relations will
inform the nominators if their submission is not chosen and may encourage them to resubmit, or update and resubmit, the following year
with the new nomination forms. All nominations will be kept on file for
three years after the initial nomination.
- All contact with the nominee will
occur through the nominator and the Office of Alumni Relations. The
nominee will only be contacted by the Office of Alumni Relations if they
have been selected to receive an award.
- Nominations for the Philanthropy Award will be submitted by Embry-Riddle faculty and/or staff members.
- Nominations can be received electronically via the online nomination form or by email or fax to the Office of Alumni Relations.
Nominations must be submitted by July 31, 2014.
Nominate an alumnus now. Please note that if you are
downloading the Nomination Form, please include a letter of
recommendation (maximum of 3 pages, double-spaced) and a brief
professional biography of the nominee when you submit your Nomination
Form. For self-nominations, the letter of recommendation must be from a third-party.
For more information about this program, please contact Bill Thompson at William.Thompson@erau.edu or call (386) 226-6919
Thank you for your nomination(s)! View the 2013 winners