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The Alumni Association appreciates and recognizes the achievements of Missouri Baptist University graduates at an annual Alumni Awards Ceremony during Alumni Chapel. For more information about any of the awards listed below, contact the Alumni Office at 314-744-7695 or alumni@mobap.edu.

*Please submit all nominations by September 9.

Distinguished Alumnus Award

The Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes individuals who have gained achievement academically, professionally, in community service, and by demonstrating outstanding personal achievement.

Criteria:

  • This award shall be limited to alumni of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Must be distinguished among his/her peers for contributions made to society that display leadership, responsibility and expertise in his/her field of endeavor.
  • Must have record of community involvement.
  • Must uphold the standards of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

Service to the University Award

The Service to the University Award recognizes individuals whose volunteer efforts enhance the mission of the Missouri Baptist University.

Criteria:

  • This award shall be limited to alumni of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Must be a person of integrity and demonstrated ability who brings dignity and inspiration to the faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Must have demonstrated continuing interest in and support of Missouri Baptist University through contribution of time, talent or resources.
  • Must uphold the standards of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

Outstanding Young Alumnus Award

The Outstanding Young Alumnus Award recognizes individuals who are outstanding leaders professionally and in community service, and who demonstrate promise of further distinction.

Criteria:

  • This award shall be limited to alumni of Missouri Baptist University between the ages of 25 and 35.
  • Must be distinguished among his/her peers for contributions made to society that display leadership, responsibility and expertise in his/her field of endeavor.
  • Must have record of community involvement.
  • Must uphold the standards of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

Educator of the Year Award*

The Educator of the Year Award recognizes individuals who display excellence in their hard work and dedication and contribution to the positive development of our youth.

Criteria:

  • Must demonstrate strong ability to foster excellence in education as evidenced by ongoing contributions to the improvement of student learning and the learning environment.
  • Must be distinguished among his/her peers for contributions made to society that display leadership, responsibility and expertise in education.
  • Must uphold the standards of Missouri Baptist University
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

Christian Service Award*

The Christian Service Award recognizes a lifetime of exemplary service in a ministry, missions, or a service setting.  It is presented to an alumnus of the University whose life’s work best reflects the unique quality of service and sacrifice to others, consistent with MBU’s mission and values.

Criteria:

  • Must be dedicated to developing the life of Christ in others, cultivating a pursuit of Christ-centered thinking and daily lifestyle that honors Him.
  • Must be distinguished among his/her peers for contributions made to society that display leadership, responsibility and expertise in his/her field of endeavor.
  • Must have record of community involvement.
  • Must uphold the standards of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

Mission in Action Award

The Mission in Action Award recognizes a student who has set an example by living out the mission and core values of Missouri Baptist University.

Criteria:

  • This award shall be limited to current, fulltime Missouri Baptist University students.
  • Must support and demonstrate the mission and core values of Missouri Baptist University.
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Availability to attend Alumni Chapel is a prerequisite for receiving the award. The 2016 Alumni Chapel will be held on October 20, Homecoming week.
  • Nominees must submit a completed nomination form or have someone else nominate them by completing the form.

Nomination Form

*may not be awarded on an annual basis