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U of I College of ACES seeks nominees for awards

Published April 3, 2012
The University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES) is seeking nominees for the Outstanding Young Alumni Award and the ACES Family Spirit Award.

"ACES grads are setting high standards of achievement and service all over the world. Please let us know if you are aware of excellent candidates for these awards," said Tina Veal, ACES director of alumni relations.

The ACES Outstanding Young Alumni Award is given to up to three exceptional ACES graduates under the age of 40 who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement, or through their outstanding leadership or service have significantly enhanced the lives of others. Nominations are due on May 15.

The ACES Family Spirit Award recognizes family members who have demonstrated their support of the college as alumni and/or current students. Nominations are due on May 15.

To make a nomination, go to

"Visit our website to learn about past award winners and become more familiar with the standards of excellence displayed by ACES alumni and affiliated persons who have previously received these awards," Veal said.