of Communication's Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes alumni with a minimum
of ten years of work history, outstanding and uncommon achievement in one's
profession, in civic affairs, and/or politics. It is awarded by the ECU School
of Communication CommCrew Board. Recipients should have adhered to standards of
moral and ethical conduct that would cause the university to be proud to
present the honorees as role models for students and other alumni. It is
expected that recipients are recognized by their professional peers as being
truly outstanding within their professions.
This award is presented to those who have received a degree from East Carolina
University. Current employees of the university are excluded from
consideration. Receiving this award does not prohibit one from receiving any
other alumni awards, if the honoree is so selected. The honoree may not receive
the award a second time. A history of involvement with the university is not a
prerequisite for this award.
This following form is designed to collect only the most basic information
about the nominee. In order for a nomination to be considered complete, this
form must be accompanied by supporting information on any of the following:
The supporting information may be documented in any of the
Supporting documentation should be in an easily-reproducible
Nominations cannot be considered without supporting
The CommCrew Board will conduct research as is necessary to complete the
Download the Distinguished Alumni Award Application.