Friday, February 26, 2010

Search Process is on for U.P. Alumni Association Distinguished Alumni Awards

The University of the Philippines Alumni Assocation (UPAA) is now undergoing a search process for nominees for UPAA’s 2010 Distinguished Alumni Awards to be conferred in June 2010. Individuals, including non-U.P. graduates, are invited to nominate U.P. Alumni for this prestigious award.

Recognition is given to alumni for distinguished performance in a thematic area, for lifetime achievement in the public or private sector, or for exemplary service to the UPAA. For the distinguished alumni awards, there are predefined areas but an award may be tailored to the achievements of the nominee. The existing categories are: public service and governance and good governance; poverty alleviation and human development; peace and social cohesion; gender equality/women empowerment; community empowerment; environmental conservation and sustainable development; entrepreneurship and employment creation; institutional/corporate social responsiblity; culture and the arts; science and technology; education and health. Going forward, efforts will be exerted to identify and recognize unsung achievers who are making a difference in community which they have chosen to serve.

Details are available through the UPAA website: (

Inquiries may also be coursed through: UPAA, Ang Bahay ng Alumni, Magsaysay Avenue, UP Diliman Campus, Quezon City 1101 Philippines or call telephone numbers: +632 920-6868/ 920-6871/ 920-6875

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