Community and Alumni Recognition
Grande Prairie Regional College annually recognizes members of the community for contributions to excellence
in education. The awards program was established in 2004, and the awards honouring volunteers, alumni and
community builders are the most prestigious presented by the College.
Members of the public and the
College community are invited to submit nominations for the following awards by completing and submitting
a nomination form. Deadline is November 9 each year.
Award of Distinction Nomination
Alumni Awards Nomination
Board of Governors Award of Distinction
The Award of Distinction is the College’s highest tribute to individuals or groups within our
community. This award has been established to honour individuals whose actions have made
contributions to our community and to the advancement of higher education.
Distinguished Volunteer Award
This award is presented in recognition of exceptional contributions of time and
energy dedicated to the advancement of Grande Prairie Regional College and recognizes
exemplify the many volunteers upon whose efforts the continued growth of our College depends.
Distinguished Alumni Award
The most prestigious award of the GPRC Alumni/Foundation, this award was
established to recognize GPRC alumni for outstanding accomplishments in their professions, and/or in
to their community, society or GPRC. The Distinguished Alumni is an example of alumni success for
and future GPRC students.
Steps to the Greater Alumni Award
This award recognizes the outstanding achievements of GPRC alumni early in their
careers or community service. This award was presented for first time in 2013.
Alumni Award of Excellence
The Alumni Award of Excellence recognizes specific, recent accomplishments of GPRC
alumni (in approximately the last 12 months prior to the nomination deadline). The accomplishments
the form of local, national or international honours or major championships. This award
presented as deemed appropriate by the Alumni/Foundation.
For more information about our Awards, please contact: