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April 19, 2013

Purdue Alumni Association accepting nominations for Special Boilermaker Award

The Purdue Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2013 Special Boilermaker Award.

Established in 1981, the Purdue Alumni Association Special Boilermaker Award honors a member of the Purdue faculty or staff who has contributed significantly to the improvement of the quality of life and/or the betterment of the educational experience for a substantial number of Purdue students.

The winner will be selected by an award selection committee and will receive a Boilermaker locomotive train, be recognized at a home football game, and have their name inscribed on the recognition obelisk on Purdue Mall.

Nominations are due by June 1 and should include a completed nomination form. More information about the award along with the form is available at http://purdue.imodules.com/s/1461/2column.aspx?sid=1461&gid=1001&pgid=551.

Nominations may be made by any person or group affiliated with Purdue including students, faculty, staff or alumni.