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Alumni Council Award

HGSE Alumni Council Award for Outstanding Contribution to Education

The Alumni Council selects an Alumni Council Award recipient annually based on nominations from the HGSE alumni community.

The nominees that are most seriously considered demonstrate:

  • Significant service in the field of education, above and beyond the basic requirements of their professions
  • Far-reaching impact in their work
  • Consistent track records of continued dedication to education-focused issues
  • Years of professional experience and overall contribution made to the field of education

In addition, the winner must be present at HGSE's Convocation ceremony on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 to receive this award.

All HGSE alumni are eligible to submit nominations, along with all current HGSE faculty and staff. Nominations from spouses or from someone you are also nominating in the same nomination cycle will not be considered. Please note, current Harvard University faculty, staff, students, HGSE Alumni Council Members, and previous recipients are not eligible to receive the Alumni Council Award.

The nomination period for the 2019 Alumni Council Award has now ended. Questions can be directed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations or call 617-496-3605.