The Berea College Alumni Association recognizes the achievements of alumni of Berea College through the awards program. Alumni are considered for both their accomplishments in their professional life as well as their service to their alma mater for the following awards:

DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARD

This award is given to alumni who have (1) achieved distinction in their chosen field; and (2) by application of principles fostered at Berea have done much to enrich the lives of others.

OUTSTANDING YOUNG ALUMNUS AWARD

This award is given to alumni during or prior to their twentieth class reunion year, and whose achievements in career, public service and volunteer activities are worthy of recognition and have brought honor to the College.

ALUMNI LOYALTY AWARD

This award is given to alumni who have rendered outstanding service to, and demonstrated loyal interest in, Berea College.

HONORARY ALUMNUS AWARD

This award is given to non-alumni in recognition of their outstanding service to, and demonstrated loyal interest in, Berea College.

RODNEY C. BUSSEY AWARD OF SPECIAL MERIT

This award is given to alumni who have been employed by the College and are recognized for their outstanding service, demonstrated loyal interest and extraordinary quality of work to the Berea College Family.

Award Recipients

Award Nominations

The Berea college Alumni Association accepts nominations for the awards on a continual basis.

Download instructions and nomination forms

Nominate an Alum

If you have any questions please call Mary Labus 859-985-3034 or 1-866-804-0591, or e-mail labusm@berea.edu.

Office Information

Office of Alumni Relations
CPO 2203
Berea, KY 40404

Phone:
Telephone: 859-985-3104
Toll-free: 866-804-0591
Fax: 859-985-3178

Email:

alumni_relations@berea.edu