SPHHS seeks alumni award nominations

Do you know any outstanding alumni of the UMass Amherst
School of Public Health and Health Sciences? Submit a nomination!

June 12, 2017

The School seeks nominations for its 2017 SPHHS Alumni Awards. These awards will be presented as part of the SPHHS Fall Celebration being held on Saturday, September 23, 2017, on the UMass Amherst campus.

There are two categories open for nomination:

SPHHS Award for Significant Contributions

This award is presented to those individuals who have made significant contributions to the field of public health or health sciences, in any area, including education, research, practice, or outreach. Nominees are not required to be alumni but their accomplishments should reflect admirably on the School or its respective departments.

SPHHS Distinguished Young Alumni Award

This award, which is being presented for the first time in 2017, honors an alumnus who has graduated within the last ten years and made significant contributions in service or advocacy, or who has demonstrated accelerated career progression in any field.

Submit your nomination online here. Nominations must be received by July 15th for consideration in the 2017 awards cycle.