Past Alumni Award Recipients

The Kent State University Alumni Association 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 University. Sponsored by the Kent State Alumni Association, the Alumni Awards are the university’s most prestigious honors given to alumni.

Past Award Recipients







Alumni Awards and Recipients Prior to 2014:

Distinguished Alumnus Award - Established in 1958
Distinguished Service Award - Established in 1972
Special Achievement Award - Established in 1976
Volunteer of the Year Award
Alumni Student Recruitment Award
Friend of Kent Award
Distinguished Student Leader Award
Outstanding Chapter Award - Established in 1985
Outstanding Constituent Council - Established 1985
Award of Recognition
Young Alumni Achievement Award
Citation Award