Sunday, August 27, 2017// 5:00 pm
Honors College Distinguished Alumni Awards
Nomination Deadline

The UNM Honors College Distinguished Alumni Award salutes the achievements of outstanding alumni whose research, professional achievements, leadership and/or community service contribute to the success and reputation of the UNM Honors College. The contribution(s) do not need to be publicly renowned, but should represent important creative effort or accomplishment with societal or educational value.

Eligibility Considerations:

  1. Candidate must have completed a minimum of 6 credit hours of UNM Honor’s coursework.
  2. Candidate must be willing to attend the UNM Homecoming Open House on Sept. 30, 2017 to accept the award in person (exceptions may apply).
  3. Nominations can be made at any time through this link. The deadline for submissions is August 18, 2017.


Any questions regarding the Distinguished Alumni Award, please contact Sophia Alvarez at or call 505-277-4211.

For questions or more information:

Alumni Relations Office
O: 505-277-5808
800-ALUM-UNM (258-6866)