Rising Star Award

  • Recognizes an individual who, in the years immediately following his or her UMaine graduation, has demonstrated outstanding commitment to advancing the strength and success of the Alumni Association, his or her alumni class, alumni chapter, and/or Alumni Interest Group
  • Two awards may be given annually
  • Only alumni are eligible
  • Not eligible: past recipients of the Block M Award, nor any current UMAA board member, current UMAA or UMaine Foundation employee, or current member of the Alumni Awards Selection Committee

Nomination materials:

  1. Two letters from nominators detailing nominee’s outstanding work on behalf of the Alumni Association, his or her alumni class, chapter, and/or Alumni Interest Groups


Recipients by year

2021 Seth Albert ’14
2021
Lt. Kristina McTigue ’12
2020
Jenny Desmond ’14
2020
Jeff Rogers ’16
2019 Paige Eggleston ’13
2019
Nate Wildes ’12
2018
Brian Harris ’11
2018 Hannah Hudson ’12, ’14G
2018 Owen McCarthy ’10