Block “M” Award Nomination

  • Recognizes the outstanding work of an individual, conducted over a period of years, to advance the strength and success of his or her alumni class, Chapter, and/or Alumni Interest Group
  • No more than six awards may be given annually
  • Only alumni are eligible
  • Not eligible: previous recipients of a Black Bear Award or Pine Tree Emblem Alumni Service Award, or any current UMAA board member, current UMAA or UMaine Foundation employee, or current member of the Alumni Awards Selection Committee

Nomination materials:

  1. Separate letters from at least two nominators detailing nominee’s outstanding work on behalf of his or her alumni class, chapter, and/or Alumni Interest Groups


  • The following documents are required to consider your nomination complete.