The Waubonsee Distinguished Contributor Award is designed to honor individuals, groups of individuals or organizations who have made outstanding contributions or given exemplary support to Waubonsee Community College.
The award shall be given to a nominee who meets the following criteria:
- The nominee has supported an area of the general operation of the college in either a personal or professional capacity that has contributed to the overall growth and expansion of the college’s mission.
- The nominee has contributed to the institution in a way which has enhanced a program, the operation and/or future development of the college which went beyond the ordinary and such results would probably not have occurred without the nominee’s special efforts.
- The nominee is recognized by the college staff, community residents and officials, or community college leaders as having made an extraordinary commitment to promote the college and its mission.
- The nominee shall not be a current employee of the college.