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At Lethbridge College, we believe in celebrating the accomplishments and continued success of our alumni. Every April, we honour excellence by recognizing a few special alumni and an honorary degree recipient for their greatness in leadership, career achievements and community involvement.

Join us on April 26, 2018 to celebrate this year’s award recipients. Individual tickets are available at $75 each ($65 for Lethbridge College alumni and $50 for a current Lethbridge College student) or $500 for a table of eight, or consider a sponsorship package.


Criteria to consider for Honouring Excellence awards

Distinguished Alumni Award

Established in 1992 to commemorate the college's 35th anniversary, this prestigious award recognizes college graduates who have distinguished themselves in their chosen careers, made a significant contribution to their communities and demonstrated service to the college and its students.

Award criteria and supporting documents

Criteria

Supporting documents to include

Distinguished him/herself in his/her chosen career.

An outline of the nominee’s career success.

Made a significant contribution to his/her community.

Several examples of the nominee’s community involvement.

Demonstrated service to the college and its students.

Several examples of the nominee’s service to the college and its students.

 

Any additional awards the nominee has received.

Community Leader Award

Presented to an alumnus who, regardless of where his/her good deeds were performed, has made contributions to the community through work or personal interests. Award winners are those with the drive to improve the lives of fellow citizens.

Award criteria and supporting documents

Criteria

Supporting documents to include

Made contributions to his/her community through work or personal interests.

An outline of the nominee’s community involvement.

Driven to improve and change the lives of fellow citizens.

Specific examples of how the nominee has changed his/her community.

 

Any official recognition from community groups.

Career Virtuoso Award

Presented to an alumnus who has made significant contributions to his/her professional field through diligence, talent and dedication. Career Virtuoso Award winners are the inventors, creators and leaders who find new paths to excellence and bring prominence to their chosen fields. Their career paths have shown a steady rise towards success that is recognized by their peers and in their industry.

Award criteria and supporting documents

Criteria

Supporting documents to include

Made contributions to his/her professional fields through diligence, talent and dedication.

A detailed outline of the nominee’s contributions to his/her professional field.

Has elevated his/her profession and found new paths to excellence, bringing prominence to his/her chosen fields.

Specific examples of how the nominee has advanced his/her profession.

His/her career path has shown a steady rise towards success, which is recognized by peers in his/her industry.

Any official recognition (e.g. awards) the nominee has received from industry peers.

Rising Star Award

Some careers simply explode onto the scene. Rising stars are those who, within 10 years of graduation from Lethbridge College, have left trails of success as they hurtle above the crowd to claim their places as driven innovators in their professions.

Award criteria and supporting documents

Criteria

Supporting documents to include

Within 10 years of graduation, he/she has demonstrated many forms of success.

Several examples of the nominee’s rapid success.

Driven innovator in his/her selected profession.

Several examples that demonstrate the nominee’s innovativeness.

 

Specific examples of how the nominee sets him/herself apart.


How do I nominate an alumnus?

Thank you for your interest in the Honouring Excellence alumni award program. Nominations for the 2018 program are now closed. For more information contact alumni@lethbridgecollege.ca or by phone at 403-329-7220. Nominations will open again for the 2019 season in Oct./Nov. 2019.

Sponsorship information

We invite you to participate in the Honouring Excellence recognition event and extend a heartfelt thank you to the sponsor partnerships associated with this year’s event:

TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Title Sponsor: $12,500

Canadian Tire Lethbridge (North and South) Distinguished Alumni Sponsor: $2,500

Avail CPA Community Leader Sponsor: $1,500

Ferrari Westwood Babits Architects Wine Sponsor: $1,500

Instream Water Control Projects Ltd. Dessert Sponsor: $500

Available sponsorship packages

We would like you to consider sponsoring this celebration of our outstanding alumni.

Career Virtuoso Award Sponsor: $1,500

  • Two event tickets
  • Event recognition
  • Logo in event program
  • Logo on sponsor sign

 

Rising Star Award Sponsor: $1,500

  • Two event tickets
  • Event recognition
  • Logo in event program
  • Logo on sponsor sign

 

Entertainment Sponsor: $1,500

  • Two event tickets
  • Event recognition
  • Logo in event program
  • Logo on sponsor sign

 

Student Sponsor: $500

  • Event recognition
  • Logo in event program
  • Logo on sponsor sign

 

Corporate Table Sponsor: $250

  • Centre table piece with logo
  • Event recognition

 

All sponsorships are also available in three- or five-year commitment packages. Contact the Alumni Relations coordinator if you would like to secure a sponsorship or have any questions or inquiries. Thank you!

Alumni Relations
403-329-7220
Email: alumni@lethbridgecollege.ca