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Outstanding Alumni Award

Nominate an outstanding alumni
  • A tradition for many years at CCC, the Outstanding Alumni Award is the highest honor that Central Community College bestows upon an outstanding alum. The award salutes the achievements of outstanding alumni whose personal lives, professional achievements and community service exemplify the mission statement, “Central Community College Maximizes Student and Community Success.”

    Award recipients are selected based on the following criteria:

    • CCC college career – The nominee must have earned an associate’s degree or diploma and have graduated at least 5 years prior to the nomination.
    • Professional achievement – The nominee must have distinguished himself or herself through achievement or advancement in his or her career, earned degrees, professional training, professional recognition and/or outstanding contributions to his or her field.
    • Service to the community – Nominee must have a demonstrated record of community participation and involvement.
    • Advocacy of higher education and/or support of CCC. The nominee must have a successful record in one or both of these areas.
    • Availability – In addition to the above criteria, the nominee must be available to attend the commencement on the campus they attended. The award recipient will give a short address to the graduating students at commencement.

    Do you know an outstanding CCC alumnus?

    If you would like to nominate someone for the 2018 award, please use the online form. All fields must be filled out to qualify. Note: it is recommended you have all information about the nominee in hand before filling out the nomination form. The form requires all contact information, and additional information as noted above. The deadline for 2018 nominations is March 1, 2018.

  • Nominee Contact Information
    Complete name of nominee:
    City, State, Zip:
    Phone number:
    Current occupation:
    Place of employment:
    Dates attended CCC (best estimate):
    Campus or center attended:
    Other names that may have been used while the nominee was attending CCC:
    Please provide the following information about additional academic accomplishments (to the best of your ability)
    Advanced degree:  
    College or university attended:  
    Please provide a summary of the nominee's work history including positions held and names of organizations, and describe any honors and/or awards the nominee received related to his/her career accomplishments. Provide any additional information related to the nominee's professional accomplishments you wish to be considered. 
    Please provide a summary of the nominee's volunteer activities and other community service, including organization names, and describe any honors and/or awards the nominee received related to his/her community service. 
    Please explain how the nominee is an advocate for higher education, describing any honors and/or awards the nominee received related to his/her support of CCC and/or advocacy of higher education and community success. 
    Please give us your contact information
    How can we reach you?  
    Your name:
    Your address:
    Your phone number:
    Your email:

  • Questions?

    Cheri Beda
    Alumni Director 
    (308) 398-7437