Alumni Award Nomination Form

Use this form to nominate an individual for a Washburn University School of Law Alumni Association award. Please see the award categories on the left side of this page.

NOTE: Provide an explanation/justification for the award, below. You may wish to compose your explanation in a word processing program, PRIOR TO completing the top part of the form, and paste it into the space provided.

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About the Nominee
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* Provide a detailed explanation about why this individual deserves the award. Information can include professional history, professional achievements, public honors, university service, community service, and military service.

Honorary Life Membership

Awarded to a non-graduate. The recipient of this honor is someone who has provided exemplary service to his or her profession, community, and Washburn University School of Law [see past recipients (a new window will open)].

Distinguished Service Award

Bestowed on graduates of the School of Law who have particularly distinguished themselves and brought recognition to the school through their service to Washburn University School of Law, the legal profession, their community, or public service [see past recipients (a new window will open)].

Lifetime Achievement

Bestowed on graduates whose careers have been highly distinguished, and whose achievements and contributions are widely recognized as significant and outstanding in their field of endeavor, whether it be in the practice of law, the judiciary, business, public service, education or otherwise [see past recipients (a new window will open)].

Graduate of the Last Decade

This award honors recent Washburn Law graduates whose performance and commitment has set an example of professionalism and demonstrated leadership in the legal field, in their community, or to the School of Law. Recipients of the award must have graduated within the past 10 years.