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Alumni Awards

DePauw alumni are making an impact in everything they do, both in their careers and in their communities.

The Alumni Association recognizes our outstanding alumni for their professional accomplishments, athletic achievements, and engagement with the University.

Annual Alumni Awards

Old Gold Goblet

Given each year, this award recognizes eminence in life’s work and service to DePauw University.

Young Alumnus/a Award

This award is given to an alumnus or alumna under the age of forty who has demonstrated leadership in career and civic associations and has shown strong loyalty to DePauw University.

Alumni Citations

These awards are given to multiple alumni each year to recognize outstanding professional achievement in areas such as performing arts, entrepreneurship, science, technology or media.

Athletics Hall of Fame

The Athletics Hall of Fame gives lasting recognition to individuals and teams who have made exceptional contributions to the achievements and prestige of DePauw University in the field of athletics and who have continued to demonstrate in their lives the values imparted by intercollegiate athletics. The Hall of Fame also promotes more interest in the DePauw University athletic program among alumni and to highlight the performance of past athletes who have contributed to DePauw University's outstanding reputation. For a list of past Athletics Hall of Fame inductees, please click here.

Nominate a Classmate or Friend

To nominate an alumnus/alumna to receive the Old Gold Goblet, Young Alumni Award, or Alumni Citations, please complete this online form.

To nominate an alumnus/alumna for induction into the Athletics Hall of Fame, please complete this online form

Past Alumni Award Recipients