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Alumni Association Awards

To nominate an individual for the Alumni Achievement Award, Graduate of the Last Decade Award, or the Profile in Excellence Award, fill out the Award Nomination PDF and email it to alumni@okbu.edu or mail it to:

OBU Alumni Office
500 W. University
OBU Box 61275
Shawnee, OK 74804

Please include supporting documents with your nomination.

Alumni Achievement Award

The Alumni Achievement Award is the highest honor bestowed by the Association and is given in recognition of outstanding life service which has brought honor to the individual's alma mater. These awards are presented each November at the Harvest Dinner during OBU's Homecoming celebration. Anyone from the OBU community may nominate potential award recipients.

Alumni Achievement Award

Graduate of the Last Decade

One Graduate of the Last Decade (GOLD) Award is presented annually during Harvest Dinner at Homecoming to a young alum, not necessarily a graduate, of OBU, who, in his or her life and career has demonstrated outstanding achievement and brought pride and honor to the University. Anyone from the OBU community may nominate potential award recipients.

Graduate of the Last Decade Award

Profile in Excellence Award

The Profile in Excellence Award is given to a former student, not necessarily a graduate, who has demonstrated recognizable accomplishment in his or her profession, business, avocation, or life service in such a way as to bring pride and honor to the University. Each year, up to 12 Profile in Excellence recipients are selected and all are featured in an article in OBU Magazine. Anyone from the OBU community may nominate potential award recipients.

Profile in Excellence Award