Nominate a Golden Flash

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Kent State University recognizes and honors alumni who, through leadership, character and hard work, have made exceptional contributions in their chosen profession, in their communities and at Kent State. Sponsored by the Kent State University Alumni Association, the Alumni Awards are highly prestigious honors, given to just six alumni and one student each year. 

Nominations and applications for 2022 are now being accepted! Nominate alumni or students by Feb. 27, 2022. Applications for both nominated Golden Flashes and self-nominations are due by March 13, 2022. Visit the links below to view award descriptions and access the nomination and application portal. 

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Alumni Award Descriptions Student Award Description