The Distinguished Alumni Award bestows recognition of and appreciation for outstanding accomplishments to deserving OTC alumni. The award is a reflection of OTC and provides inspiration and encouragement for our current students. The Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented annually at the commencement ceremony each spring.

Nominees should meet the following criteria:

  • The recipient attained distinction in professional achievements and/or made significant contributions to society.
  • The recipient has demonstrated and upheld OTC’s core values.
  • The recipient exhibits integrity, leadership, enthusiasm and professionalism.

To be eligible, nominees must have attended OTC. A person who is not selected may be nominated again in subsequent years. The Commencement Committee will review nominations and top candidates are presented to Chancellor Higdon for final consideration.

Please submit a nomination by filling out the form below.