Achievement Awards Nomination

The next Awards recipients won’t raise their own hands. That’s why we need you.

The accomplishments of the members of UBC’s global community of alumni represent an inspiring account of positive social, cultural, and economic change in the world. Please help us recognize UBC alumni who are advancing their ambitions for a better world.

The deadline for nominations is January 27, 2017.

Online Nomination Form

  • Nomination Category

  • Nominator Details

  • Please state if you have a UBC degree and the details thereof.
  • Please include your name and primary contact information.
  • Candidate's Contact Information

  • Nomination Information

  • (Please specify the university where degrees are from)
  • Please indicate business, professional, academic, volunteer, etc...
  • Please highlight most impactful/significant contributions.
  • Please state explicitly if nominee is faculty or emeriti.
  • Supporting Documents

    Use these fields to:

    • Submit your cover letter of up to two (2) pages explaining how the candidate fits the stated criteria for the award and why they should be chosen to receive the award
    • Attach 2 letters of support to accompany the nomination
    • Optional: Submit a curriculum vitae (maximum 8 pages) for the candidate with highlights of their achievements

    Allowable formats are PDF, DOC, DOCX and TXT.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, txt.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

If you are having trouble with the file upload (eg. if the form refuses to submit), you are welcome to submit the form without the supporting documents and instead email your documents to

If you would like to submit a physical nomination instead please contact Fred Lee at 604-827-4032 or email to discuss other options.

Please Note:

Adjudication is overseen by the alumni UBC Achievement Awards Selection Committee, including the review of all nomination materials and selection of the recipients. Nominations are considered for up to 3 years.

Each year nominators must update their nomination package by submitting via e-mail a one-page cover letter during the open nominations period to The Committee may choose to move a nominee into a different award category, or not to roll the nomination forward (in which case the nominator will be informed).

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