The Alumni Medal and Amethyst Award
The Alumni Medal was reinstated by the Alumni Board of Governors in November 1984. In 1991 the decision was made to expand the award process to more fittingly recognize the accomplishments and dedication of all of our alumni, at which time the Amethyst Award was created.
Criteria of the Alumni Medal
The Alumni Medal is presented in recognition of outstanding volunteer service and support to Immaculata University. The recipient exemplifies the goals and ideals of Immaculata University in his/her particular life and through devoted service advances the mission of the Alumni Association of Immaculata University.
Criteria of the Amethyst Award
The Amethyst Award is presented to an alumnus in recognition of his/her outstanding contribution to or achievement in a church, community, or professional activity. The recipient supports and exemplifies the goals and ideals, and demonstrates the value of an Immaculata University education.
Nominations for the Alumni Medal and Amethyst Award
Nominations for both awards may be made by any member of the Alumni Association of Immaculata University. The nominee may be living or deceased. The individual nominations will be researched and the nomination/profile will be submitted to the Alumni Board of Governors for final selection.
Nominations for the 2014 Alumni Medal and Amethyst Award are now closed; thank you to those who have submitted nominations.