AADC Awards for Alumnae

Do you know an alumna or friend of the AADC deserving of recognition by the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College? Consider submitting an AADC Alumnae Awards Official Nomination Form or an Alumnae Awards Nomination Referral Form to our AADC Alumnae Awards Committee today.  Each year, we present the AADC Alumnae Awards for the Margaret T. Corwin Award, Alumnae Recognition Award, AADC Medal, Vanguard Service Award and the Young Alumna Mabel Award.  Completed AADC Alumnae Awards Official Nomination Forms for all 2020 awards, except the AADC Society of Excellence 2020 nomninations, were due November 8, 2019. We also induct distinguished alumnae into the AADC Society of Excellence each year. Please note that the AADC Society of Excellence 2020 nomination application deadline is to be announced. If you would like to nominate an alumna for the Board or self nominate to the Board, please click here for details.

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AADC Awards Criteria.

AADC Alumnae Awards Official Nomination Form (in Word format)

AADC Alumnae Awards Nomination Referral Form (in Word format)

The AADC Society of Excellence

The AADC Society of Excellence recognizes alumnae who have brought honor to the AADC by their distinctive achievements in professional and community endeavors and their service to the AADC, including alumnae involvement and financial support. Please note that the AADC Society of Excellence 2020 nomination application deadline is to be announced soon.  Click here to view a list of inducted members.

Margaret T. Corwin Award

The Corwin Award is bestowed upon an alumna for outstanding service and commitment to the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College (AADC) through continued interest in and active support of its mission.  This is the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College’s highest award for service to the AADC.  Eligible alumnae must have given 10 years active service, not necessarily in one time period, in some field of Associate Alumnae work directly connected with the central organization.  This includes outstanding participation on association committees, with alumnae classes or networks, or as a member of the Board of Directors. To view a list of recipients, click here.

Alumnae Recognition Award

The Alumnae Recognition Award recognizes alumnae who have shown exceptional and sustained service to the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College for at least five years, not necessarily in one time period. To view a list of recipients, click here.

AADC Medal

The AADC Medal recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the success of the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College or for exceptional service due to an unprecedented event.  Honorees do not have to be alumnae. To view a list of recipients, click here.

Vanguard Service Award

The Vanguard Service Award is presented to an NJC or Douglass alumna who graduated from NJC or Douglass College at least 50 years ago and has given outstanding, dedicated and sustained service to her class or to the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College over time. To view a list of recipients, click here.

Young Alumna Mabel Award

The Young Alumna Mabel Award recognizes outstanding service to the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College from a recent Douglass or Douglass Residential College graduate (one who graduated no more than 10 years ago).  The young alumna must have given three years of active service.  To view a list of recipients, click here.