The Kentucky Wesleyan College Alumni Association annually bestows the following awards upon alumni to celebrate professional accomplishment and service to the community, church and Wesleyan. The annual nomination deadline is February 28. All nominations received after each year’s deadline will be considered for the following year’s honors.
The awards are:
The award recognizes sustained significant support to the college, the church, and/or the community.
Alumni Achievement Award
This award recognizes alumni who have achieved a level of eminence within their professional field of endeavor to have gained distinction for themselves and/or Kentucky Wesleyan.
Alumni Service Award
The Alumni Service Award is intended to honor those alumni who most clearly represent the Spirit of Kentucky Wesleyan.
Outstanding Young Graduate
This award is presented to a graduate of Kentucky Wesleyan College within the past 10 years who has distinguished him/herself through professional or personal achievement, has displayed outstanding leadership in their profession and community.
Gus E. Paris Distinguished Service Award
Named for long-time faculty and staff member, Gus Paris, this award honors members of the faculty or staff or any non-alumnus/a for outstanding contributions and/or distinguished service to the college.
The Kentucky Wesleyan College Alumni Association grants the status of Honorary Alumnus/a to individuals with a distinguished record of service, support, advocacy and commitment on behalf of the College and its organizations and boards. The recipient is a true friend of the institution and is granted official status as a member of the Kentucky Wesleyan College Alumni Association.
To nominate someone for one of these awards, please complete the form below. The deadline for nominations is February 28.