University of Delaware
Office of Public Relations
The Messenger
Vol. 5, No. 4/1996
Call for nominations: Alumni awards

     Alumni, staff and University friends are encouraged to
submit nominations for the Outstanding Alumni awards, the Alumni
Wall of Fame, the Presidential Citation for Outstanding
Achievement and for six positions on the Alumni association Board
of Directors.
     Please call (302) 831-2341 for nomination forms for any of
the awards. Forms also may be obtained by writing to the Office
of Alumni and University Relations, University of Delaware,
Newark, DE 19716, via e-mail at or by fax at
(302) 831-2045.
     Deadline for nominations is Nov. 1.
     Outstanding Alumni Awards are presented annually in
recognition of exceptional volunteer work on behalf of the UD
and/or the Alumni Association. Selection is made by the Alumni
Assiociation awards committee.
     The Alumni Wall of Fame recognizes outstanding professional
and/or public service achievements. Nominees must be UD alumni
(defined as completing at least 30 credit hours) who have
achieved senior leadership positions in their professional and/or
public service careers.
     The Presidential Citation for Outstanding Achievement honors
graduates of the last 20 years who exhibit great promise in their
professional or public service activities. Members of the classes
of 1977 through 1996 are eligible for 1997 citations. University
employees are not eligible.
Nursing awards

     The College of Nursing Alumni Association is seeking
nominees for the Nursing Alumni Award of Excellence. Nominations
are due by March 1, and forms are available by calling the Dean's
Office, McDowell Hall, at (302) 831-2381.