The Distinguished Alumni Award recipient has the privilege of addressing the graduating class during the Senior Alumni Reception. This presents an opportunity to motivate them to serve as leaders in our society, to maintain a close relationship with Carol Morgan School and to uphold and live by the values shared by the CMS community. Distinguished Alumni Award recipients join a notable group of alums who have been presented with this recognition in the past.
Candidates for this distinction must be nominated by a CMS alumni, and the recipient is chosen by the Selection Committee, according to established criteria. The selection criteria includes, among other conditions, leadership, relationship with CMS and community service.
Nominee Must:● Have attended CMS for 5 years or more or graduated from the school.● Be an individual with demonstrated success in academic and obtained distinction in their field of expertise.● Demonstrate active participation in community service.● Exemplify positive attitudes about life and uphold principles of morality, ethics and other character skills.● Demonstrate leadership and reliability in their professional endeavors, including community service work.
Notes:● Alumni cannot self-nominate. Anyone can nominate more than one alum.● Each candidate can only be nominated once, being nominated by more than one person is not a selection criteria.
During the selection process, the nominated candidates will be requested to submit their CV’s and any other relevant information. Submitted materials will be evaluated by the Selection Committee, which is composed of the Executive Alumni Committee as well as former Alumni Chairs. The results are then presented to the CMS Board of Directors for their knowledge and no objection.