Gamma Tau Chapter
Distinguished Alumnus of the Year
Phi Kappa Tau


The Gamma Tau Chapter of Phi Kappa Tau will present an annual Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Recogni-tion to an alumnus of the chapter who provides outstanding service to the fraternity, has represented the ideals of Phi Kappa Tau with exceptional honor and credit, and has achieved distinction in his or her professional accomplishments. Nominations are accepted from resident and graduate council members of the Gamma Tau chapter throughout the year with a deadline of October 1 to be considered as a recipient for the current year. Nomination materials should be re-ceived in full, as outlined below, by the Vice President Alumni Relations.


  • Nominee is a member in good standing of the Gamma Tau Chapter’s Graduate Council

  • The nominee has achieved a high level of success in their chosen profession

  • The nominee significantly contributes to the community as he serves as a living example of the creed of Phi Kappa Tau

  • The nominees’ achievements over a period of time illustrate continuity of performance and character

  • Completed nomination packet must include: (1.) This nomination form. (2.) A letter stating the candidate’s qualifica-tions for the award and how he has served as a living example of the creed of Phi Kappa Tau. (3.) An optional letter of recommendation to support the nomination. (4.) Additional documentation to support the nomination if necessary, i.e. information about awards received, press releases or news articles citing community involvement, candidate’s resume.

(1.) Nominations accepted throughout the year. (2.) Nominations received and completed by October 1 are reviewed by a committee consisting of the Vice President Alumni Relations, Chapter Advisor, two Resident Council members, and a Graduate Council member (preferably a past recipient of the recognition).

Please return this completed form, nomination letter and supporting documentation to:
Vice President for Alumni Relations


Upon receipt of the completed nomination package, you will be notified that it has been received within one week. If you do not receive a confirmation of receipt, please call and confirm that your nomination was received. The recognition will be presented at the annual Chartering Day Dinner.