Alumni Merit Award



An Alumni Merit Award is given annually to an outstanding alumna/alumnus at the respective school's/college's Alumni Reunion Dinner or other designated alumni event.

Criteria for the Award

  • Being a degreed alumnus/alumna of Creighton University.
  • Having provided distinguished service to the University and/or to his/her own community together with a way of life that clearly exemplifies the University Credo.
  • Having a personal quality that marks him/her as cultured and of high moral principles guided by the Jesuit ideals of being men and women for others.

Requirements

  • When completing questions 1 and 2 on the nomination form, it is critical that nominators provide specific examples of how the nominee meets the criteria for this citation.
  • A supporting resume/curriculum vitae must accompany the nomination.
  • Up to three letters of support will be accepted.
  • Nominations are due November 19.

Current Recipients

Marcia Anderson

College of Arts and Sciences
Major General Marcia Anderson, BA’79

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Dianne Travers Gustafson

College of Nursing
Dr. Dianne Travers Gustafson, BSN’79, MS’93

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Tammy Williams

College of Professional Studies
Tammy Williams, BA’09

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Jeff Thompson

Graduate School
Jeff Thompson, MS’10

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Heider College of Business
J. Patrick Curry, BSBA’78

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Dennis Higginbotham

School of Dentistry
Dennis Higginbotham, DDS’67

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Joseph Bataillon

School of Law
The Honorable Joseph Bataillon, BA’71, JD’74

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Robert Troia

School of Medicine
Robert Troia, MD'79

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Robert Albers

School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
Robert Albers, BS’71, BSPha’76

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