MANILA, Philippines – The University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA) has announced that nominations for this year’s UPAA Distinguished Alumni Awards will be accepted until March 31 only.
In a statement, the UPAA said the categories for the awards “are delineated in thematic terms rather than along professional lines, and may include, but are not limited to, the following: good governance, public service, poverty alleviation and human development, peace and social cohesion, gender equality or women empowerment, community empowerment, environmental conservation and sustainable development, entrepreneurship and employment creation, corporate social responsibility, culture and the arts, science and technology, educational innovation, and public health promotion.”
UPAA added that the evaluation of nominees for the awards will be based on the service orientation, leadership, impact and integrity.
The awarding ceremonies will be held during the UP General Alumni-Faculty Homecoming and Reunion on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at the Luciano E. Salazar Hall, Ang Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman Campus, Quezon City.
For inquiries, the UPAA Secretariat can be contacted at 920-6868, 920-6871, 920-6875 and [email protected]
Forms can be downloaded at the UPAA website.