SWOSU Accepting Distinguished Alumni Nominations

Nominations for the prestigious Distinguished Alumni Award at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford are being accepted with a deadline of January 1, 2017.

SWOSU Alumni Association Executive Director Garrett King said the award was established by SWOSU and the SWOSU Alumni Association to honor outstanding former students and to celebrate their achievements.  There are currently 87 outstanding alumni recognized in the SWOSU Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame.

A nomination form is available in the SWOSU Institutional Advancement Office or on the SWOSU website at https://swosu.formstack.com/forms/alumni_nomination

In addition to the award nomination form, nominators are encouraged to provide supporting items that further distinguish the nominee. Such items include but are not limited to:

  • a current biography
  • up to three letters of support from non-family members
  • newspaper and magazine articles
  • personal stories or other items of interest

Supporting materials should be submitted to the SWOSU Office of Institutional Advancement at 100 Campus Drive, Weatherford, OK 73096 or can be sent electronically to kari.jones@swosu.edu.

For more information, contact the SWOSU Office of Institutional Advancement at 580-774-3267.