Award Descriptions

Tepper Alumni Lifetime Achievement Award

The Alumni Lifetime Achievement Award is intended to recognize both the longevity and consistency of professional achievement of the highest caliber over one's professional lifetime.  These distinguished graduates have contributed significantly to their industries, companies and communities and brought honor to the Tepper School of Business by upholding the highest values and traditions of the school.

Tepper Alumni Achievement Award

The Alumni Achievement Award recognizes the nominee's outstanding accomplishments and leadership in his or her profession, which brings honor to the Tepper School of Business upholding the highest values and traditions of the school. Alumni may be nominated for contributions such as industry innovation, significant impact in one's field or substantive value creation.

Tepper Alumni Service Award

This award recognizes volunteer service to the Tepper School community or its alumni organizations, including active participation in alumni or university affairs; faithful and continued effort in maintaining class, chapter, interest group or other alumni organizations; or assistance in expanding the influence and prestige of the Tepper School and Carnegie Mellon University. Breadth, length and impact of volunteer service to the school will be considered.

Tepper Recent Alumni Award for Achievement or Service

The Recent Alumni Award is intended to recognize either professional accomplishment and/or service to the Tepper School community by those who have graduated within the last 10 years.