Seeking Candidate Submissions for the 2021 Alumni of the Year Award

Dear NewSchool Alumni:

The NewSchool of Architecture & Design Alumni Advisory Board is seeking candidates for the 2021 Alumni of the Year Award. This prestigious honor is awarded annually to a NewSchool graduate who has made significant contributions to the profession, the community, and to the school. All entries, local and nationwide, are encouraged.

To nominate yourself or other alumni from NewSchool, the nominator is responsible for preparing the submission items listed below before the applicable deadline. This package must accompany the nomination and is therefore due to NewSchool by the submission deadline on: Friday, September 03. 2021.

You will be asked to submit the following as part of the package:

• A one-page nomination statement
• A minimum of a five-page CV indicating the activities that are articulated in the nomination statement
• At least one letter of support from a NewSchool alum to NewSchool faculty or staff member, different from the nominated candidate

The individual must meet the following qualifications to be considered for the Distinguished Alumni Award:

• The candidate must have successfully graduated from an academic program offered at NewSchool
• A minimum of ten years must have elapsed since graduation
• There must be no record of illegal misconduct

All materials may be submitted through this online process.

If you have additional questions or prefer to email the required documentation, please contact the Director of Career & Alumni Services,  Lisa Ganem at

Question Title

* 1. Alumni of the Year Nominee Contact Information:

Question Title

* 2. Please provide a few words as to why you are nominating this individual.

Question Title

* 3. Please paste your nominee's resume into the box below:

Question Title

* 4. Please provide portfolio link here:

Question Title

* 5. Nominator Contact Information