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Black Alumni Network Homecoming Awards

The Black Alumni Network Homecoming Awards have been created as a vehicle to honor and recognize the achievements that our alumni make in their profession, communities and in the lives of others. We chose this format as a way to acknowledge the efforts of those whom have distinguished themselves within society and the university.

Nominate an alumnus by completing an Alumni Award Application.

Applications and questions can be sent to


Areas of Nomination

There are three (3) awards of recognition: Young Alumni Award, Unsung Service Award and Alumni of the Year Award.

The Young Alumni Award recognizes an individual whose obtained their undergraduate degree within the last 15 years and has accomplished exceptional achievements within their profession and/or society.

The Unsung Service Award honors an alumnus for his/her substantive but unrecognized contributions within their community.

The Alumni of the Year Award honors an alumnus who has fulfilled the obligations of their education through creative leadership in services that has benefited society and reflected credit on the university.



Any individual who has graduated from the University of Texas at Austin.



If you would like to nominate an alumnus for one of the awards, please complete the application above and submit a letter of recommendation (no more than two pages) for consideration in this year’s selection process.


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