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NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
NCCC Foundation / Alumni Association

Awards

NCCC Distinguished Alumni Award

The NCCC Distinguished Alumni Award, first given in 1988, is presented each year to graduates of NCCC who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their life, career, and volunteer activities. The award is one of the highest honors that the College bestows to those who can point to NCCC as the place where they obtained their start. Recipients are selected on the basis of professional and personal accomplishments, community service, and unique background. See a list of past winners. View the current recipient(s).

Nomination Criteria

The nominated individual must have completed 50 or more credit hours at NCCC to be considered for this award; yet it is strongly recommended they are a graduate. Nominees must have graduated or transferred from NCCC 10 or more years ago. Nominees cannot be current NCCC, NCCC Foundation, NCCC Alumni Association, NCCC College Association or Housing Board employees or Board members. Nominees are to be retired from the entities mentioned above for two years prior to September 1 of the nominating year. Persons running for political office will not be considered during the campaign period.

Guidelines and Procedures

Complete this form and answer the questions in a one-page narrative. A resume can be included, but is not considered a replacement for the narrative.

Deadline - Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Return completed form and supporting documentation to:
NCCC Alumni Office #144
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
28 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303

or email completed form and supporting documentation to: alumni@niagaracc.suny.edu

G.O.L.D. Award

Graduate of the Last Decade

The G.O.L.D. Award has been established to recognize an alumnus who graduated from NCCC within the past 10 years (2006 - 2016).

Nomination Criteria

Nominees must have completed 50 or more credit hours at NCCC to be considered for this award; yet it is strongly recommended they are a graduate. Nominees must have graduated or transferred from NCCC within the last 10 years, from 2006-2016. Nominations must be made by persons other than nominee's immediate family. Persons running for political office will not be considered during the campaign period.

Nomination Questions

Please answer the following questions in an essay and submit by the deadline to the NCCC address below.

1. Why do you believe this alumnus/a should be honored?
2. In what ways has the alumnus/a distinguished themselves in their chosen career since attending NCCC?
3. In what ways has the alumnus made an impact on the College?
4. In what ways has the alumnus/a made an impact on the community?

Deadline - Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Return completed form and supporting documentation to:
NCCC Alumni Office #144
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
28 Old Falls Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303

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