Awards and Recognitions

The Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association presents a number of awards throughout the year to alumni, friends and former students who have brought distinction to themselves in career and community achievement and service.

Nominations are accepted throughout the year for the awards listed below. If you know an alum who has made a difference in their career and community, please consider nominating him or her for an Alumni Association recognition.

merit award winners

Alumni Merit Award

Criteria: Southeast Missouri State University alumni who are evaluated on professional growth, service to the University and individual character. Awarded yearly at Homecoming.
Nomination Deadline: February 1

Faculty Merit Award

Criteria: Current faculty member evaluated on teaching, professional growth and service. Awarded yearly at Homecoming.
Nomination Deadline: February 1

Distinguished Service Award

Criteria: Former students, graduates or University supporters who are evaluated on professional growth, service to the University and individual character. Awarded yearly at Homecoming.
Nomination Deadline: March 1

Distinguished Young Alumni Award

Criteria: This award is presented to one or more recent graduates of the University in recognition of extraordinary support for Southeast and its students. Awarded yearly at Homecoming. 
Nomination Deadline: March 1

Contact

573.651.2259
alumni@semo.edu
Wehking Alumni Center
Alumni Association
One University Plaza, MS7300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701