2019 Alumni Award winners Alumni Awards Nominations Closed

The annual Alumni Awards program is one of CU Boulder's longest-standing traditions – and it can't happen without you! 

Each year, we recognize the accomplishments of some of our most inspirational alumni, faculty, staff and students. But first, we need you to tell us about these amazing Forever Buffs.


2020 Alumni Awards Selection Timeline

Nov. 11, 2019: The nomination window opens for alumni and the campus community. The 2020 Alumni Award nominations are open to all CU Boulder alumni, faculty, staff and students. 
May 29, 2020: Deadline for nominations to be submitted. Only nominees submitted by 11:59 p.m. MST on May 29, 2020 will be considered.
June 1, 2020: Nomination submissions are presented to the selection committee for review.
June 18, 2020: Committee selects 2020 Alumni Award recipients. 
Early July 2020: Alumni Award winners and nominators are notified by email that they are winners and invited to the Alumni Awards ceremony. Nominators of candidates that were not selected also will be notified, but nominees that did not win will not.
Mid-August 2020: Formal announcement will be made naming 2020 Alumni Award winners. Winners will be featured on the Alumni Association website and other platforms to share the news with the campus community. 
October 22, 2020: 91st Annual Alumni Awards Ceremony