NSU Alumni Association seeks nominations for annual Distinguished Alumni Award

ABERDEEN, S.D. - Northern State University and the NSU Alumni Association are seeking nominations for the annual Distinguished Alumni Award.

This annual program honors alumni who are noted in their field and distinguish themselves through personal successes and civic contributions. Recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award are people who've exemplified the tradition of excellence fostered at Northern State University. One awardee from the School of Business, School of Education, School of Fine Arts and College of Arts and Sciences will be recognized at a ceremony prior to spring commencement.

To be nominated, alumni must have distinguished themselves through achievement, service and/or contributions to society. Nominees must also have graduated from Northern State University. Anyone may submit a nomination, regardless of whether or not you attended NSU.

A selection committee will evaluate the nominations and select the recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Awards. All nominations will be kept on file and reconsidered for three years.

For more information or to nominate an NSU alumna or alumnus for a Distinguished Alumni Award, please email nsualumni@northern.edu by Feb. 16.

About Northern State University

Northern State University is a regional university that offers outstanding academics and exceptional extracurricular activities at an affordable price on a safe, welcoming campus. Northern State recently announced its Educational Impact Campaign, with a goal of raising $45 million for a new South Dakota School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, new athletic and recreation fields, and an on-campus regional sports complex. Once the campaign is complete, NSU will be the recipient of more than $100 million in privately funded building projects and scholarships within a decade. To learn more, visit NSU Admissions.