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SLS Distinguished Alumni Award

The Second Language Studies Distinguished Alumni Award is presented annually to a graduate of the BA, MA, AGC, or PhD programs at the University of Hawaii at Manoa to recognize outstanding and exemplary service and/or achievement related to the field of SLS, including public or professional contributions. This award honors alumni who exemplify exceptional personal qualities and dedication to the principles of UHM. Nominees must have graduated from one (or more) of our programs (PhD, MA, AGC, BA).

Nomination Procedure

Current students, faculty, staff, and alumni can nominate individuals for consideration for the DAA. To submit a nomination, please use the following Google Form:

Required information includes: the name of the nominator and contact information (current email address), the name of the nominee, current email address of the nominee, and the program of the nominee. Nominators must provide no less than two but not more than five letters of support for the nominee. Letters should not be more than 500 words. Deadline for nominations is December 20, 2016.