Champion of UMaine Award Nomination

  • Recognizes an individual who, though not an alumnus or alumna of UMaine, has provided exceptional, effective, and sustained advocacy and support for UMaine’s mission and quality.
  • One award may be given annually  
  • Only non-alumni are eligible
  • Not eligible: any current UMAA board member, current UMAA or UMaine Foundation employee, or current member of the Alumni Awards Selection Committee

Nomination materials:

  1. At least two letters from nominators detailing the nominee’s efforts to support and advocate for UMaine’s mission and quality
  2. One additional letter from a UMaine Cabinet member, dean, or program director detailing, in ways relevant to the award, the nominee’s performance and achievements in support of UMaine


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