Nominate A Former Student For A&M Awards, Honors
Susan "Sue" Owen '94
October 23, 2019 10:54 AM
updated: October 20, 2020 3:26 PM
- 2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award: Highest honor bestowed on a former student by A&M and Association. Nominations for 2021 closed Oct. 7, 2020, and nominations for 2022 will open in January 2021, at tx.ag/DAnominations.
- 12 Under 12 Young Alumni Spotlight: Outstanding Ags who have graduated in the past 12 years. Nominations for 2020 closed Feb. 28 and profile submissions were open March 2-May 31 at AggieNetwork.com/12under12spotlight.
- Speaker at student-run campus Muster: Typically, each fall, the student Muster committee will announce via their website and social media the deadline to nominate a speaker for next April's campus Muster. Nominations for the 2020 speaker were open Oct. 11-Oct. 25, 2019.
- Speakers at more than 300 local Musters: You can volunteer to speak at local Musters or other Aggie events! Add yourself to The Association's Speakers Bureau: AggieNetwork.com/speakersbureau
- Fish Camp namesakes (typically, each of more than 40 camps every summer has a namesake): Nominations for Fish Camp 2021 opened Oct. 13, 2020, and will close Nov. 9. Generally, watch Fish Camp's website and social media in October to see when nominations will open and close.
- Aggie Transition Camps namesakes: Nominations for 2020-21 ended Sept. 25, 2020; watch the website for 2021 nominations. (Individuals who can attend the camps in January are preferred.)
- Young Alumni Advisory Council: Apply before July 31, 2020, to serve on the council January 2021-December 2022. This group of over three dozen Aggies from the most recent 10 A&M Classes serves as volunteers helping The Association of Former Students. AggieNetwork.com/ya/yaac.aspx
- Aggie 100: Fastest-growing Aggie-led businesses. All companies must be nominated, and the nomination period is year-round (2020 nominations closed May 29, so nominations now are for 2021). Once a company is nominated, they fill out an application; 2020 applications were open May 8-June 17. https://aggie100.com
- Distinguished Aggie Lawyer Award from the Texas Aggie Bar Association: 2020 nominations closed Jan. 17. http://www.aggielaw.org/DistinguishedAggieLawyer
- Aggie Women Legacy Awards: Honors Aggie women who have achieved excellence and impacted future Aggies. 2020 nominations were open April 1-June 25. https://aggiewomen.org/Legacy-Award-Nomination
- Texas A&M Parents of the Year: Note: Does NOT have to be a former student, but certainly can be; included here because of the honor's significance. Honored each year at Family Weekend. Nominations typically are accepted in December and January. Nominations for 2020 were open Dec. 2-Jan. 31, 2019. familyprograms.tamu.edu/parents-of-the-year-2/
Association donors’ gifts support programs for current and former students including Muster, Fish Camp, constituent networks such as Aggie Women, Texas A&M Young Alumni programs and many more. You can strengthen the Aggie Network by adding your support at tx.ag/give.