Alumni Achievement

Nominations for both awards programs were due by January 31, 2024. The nomination forms are now closed,

The Distinguished Alumni Awards Program

Every year, the Southwestern University Alumni Association honors members of the Southwestern community who exemplify the Core Values of the University and the mission of The Association through its most prestigious form of recognition–the Distinguished Alumni Awards. 

Learn more about the Distinguished Alumni Awards program, award recipients, and the nomination process.


18 Under 40

Southwestern University alumni enter a variety of industries after graduation, leading fulfilling lives that contribute to the well-being of humanity. In 2019, to celebrate our youngest graduates, Southwestern announced a new alumni recognition program – “18 under 40.”

Learn more about the 18 Under 40 program and nomination process, honorees, and the nomination process.