Alumni of the Year

2020 Awardees

Mr. Ray Miller '63

Alumnus of the Year

Mr. Ray Miller '63

Mrs. Cheryl Orange '90

Alumna of the Year

Mrs. Cheryl Orange '90

Ms. Briaunna Buckner '15/'18

Young Alumna of the Year

Ms. Briaunna Buckner '15/'18

Chaplain (COL) Gregory J. Long '92

Military Alumnus of the Year

Chaplain (COL) Gregory J. Long '92

Dr. Jeremy Stovall '03/'05

Faculty/Staff Member of the Year

Dr. Jeremy Stovall '03/'05

Chapter of the Year

Etowah County Alumni Chapter

Nomination Forms

Alumni of the Year Form    |    Outstanding Faculty/Staff of the Year Form

Deadline for entries is April 1, 2021


Criteria for Awards:

Alumnus and Alumna of the Year Awards:

  1. Recipient must have received a degree from JSU
  2. Recipient must have evidence support of JSU in one or more of the following areas: a) promotion b) recruiting c) financial or d) public relations
  3. Recipient must be able to receive the award at an appropriate event on the campus of JSU, but not necessarily at Homecoming
  4. Recipient must have shown outstanding achievement in his/her chosen profession and/or community service and civic activities
  5. There must be "specific reasons/examples" given as to why you feel the nominee should receive the award

Young Alum of the Year:

Must meet all of the above requirements and:

  1. Recipient must be 30 years of age or younger at time of nomination
  2. Recipient must have shown outstanding achievement in post-graduate work.

Outstanding Faculty/Staff of the Year:

  1. Must have strong professional development and involvement
  2. Must have strong ties with JSU Students
  3. Must demonstrate campus/and or community involvement
  4. Must have strong leadership skills
  5. Must be able to receive the award at an appropriate event on the campus of JSU, but not necessarily at Homecoming

Military Alumnus/Alumna of the Year:

Please visit the ROTC Chapter website at http://rotc.jsu.edu/rotcalumni for nomination criteria. Nominations should be sent to the Chapter VP or any Chapter Officer/Director as listed on website.