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Alumni Awards

Each November, the Winthrop Alumni Association presents awards during the Alumni Awards Ceremony and Luncheon, held during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, to alumni who have demonstrated Winthrop's tradition of excellence. The Honors and Awards Committee of the Alumni Executive Board reviews nominations and selects winners. An independent staff committee appointed by the university nominates and selects the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award and Mary Mildred Sullivan Award recipients.

Nominations

Complete and submit the Awards Nomination form (pdf - 38 KB) via email to Lori Tuttle, executive director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, Aug. 25, 2017.

2016 Recipients

Mary Mildred Sullivan Award

This award, established in 1940, recognizes a Winthrop alumna for selfless dedication of time, energy and talent in service to others. An independent committee appointed by the university nominates and selects Sullivan Award recipients. Read more >>

McMaster, Joann

Joann McMaster '45
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award

The male equivalent of the Mary Mildred Sullivan Award. An independent committee appointed by the university nominates and selects Sullivan Award recipients. Read more >>

Dalton, Harry

Harry Dalton '86
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Alumni Distinguished Service Award

This award recognizes a Winthrop alumna/us who significantly contributes to the quality of life in his or her community, the development of values and morals within others and serves as an outstanding citizen. Distinguished service may have been rendered with one's profession, church, charity, family or school on a national, state or local level. The recipient shall be a dedicated alumna/us who supports the growth and development of Winthrop through service to and/or support of established programs and objectives. Read more >>

Garrick, Debbie

Debbie Garrick '87 '89
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Alumni Professional Achievement Award

This award is presented to an alumna/us who has made significant contributions to his or her professional field while exemplifying high moral and business ethics. Nomination documentation should indicate the nominee's involvement in and advancement of his or her chosen profession or field endeavor. The recipient shall be a dedicated alumna/us who supports the growth and development of the university and exemplifies an outstanding code of ethics, as well as the overall quality concept by which the university is governed. Read more >>

Whirl, Jermaine

Jermaine Whirl '06
Simpsonville, South Carolina

Outstanding Young Alumni Award

This award, presented annually at the Alumni Awards Ceremony and Luncheon during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend, recognizes a Winthrop alumna/us age 35 or younger whose service to the university, service to the community and professional achievements have reflected positively on all alumni and the university. Read more >>

Seawright, Antjuan

Antjuan Seawright '08
Columbia, South Carolina

CONTACT INFORMATION
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