Honorary Alumni

Presented to an individual who is not a graduate of the University, but whose actions and dedication have had a positive impact on the Nipissing University experience. This honour recognizes friends of Nipissing University for outstanding service, commitment and contribution, past or present, to the University.

All recipients will be recognized during the annual Alumni Awards event (date to be determined).

Nominators are not allowed to be related to the nominee.

Provincial and federal members are ineligible during their time in office.

The presentation will consist of:

  1. A framed certificate 
  2. A photo in Alumni e-Newsletter and/or a press release to the local paper 
  3. Name to be displayed on the Alumni Awards wall 
  4. Highlighted on our Alumni website

Click here to fill out the online nomination form.

Past recipients of the Honorary Alumni Award are:

2019 Gordon H. Durnan

2018 Dr. Matti Saari

2017 Vicky Paine-Mantha

2016 Edward Salai

2013 Dr. Maria Cantalini-Williams

2012 Colleen Miller
Cheryl Kelley
Sandra Foster
Gerry Foster
Ted Thomson

2006 Murray Green
Dr. Dave Marshall
Dr. George Zytaruk
Dr. Douglas Pollard
Dr. James Jamieson