Nominations and Criteria
Each year, Perkins School of Theology recognizes Perkins graduates who have demonstrated effectiveness and integrity in service to the church, continuing support and involvement in the goals of Perkins School of Theology and SMU, distinguished service in the wider community and exemplary character.
Sept. 18, 2020
Distinguished Alumni/ae Recognition
Because of the uncertainty of in-person gatherings for fall 2020, the recognition date has yet to be determined.
Nominate an Alumnus/a
Nominations must be made in writing, with a letter detailing the nominee's career highlights and other accomplishments.
Letters or statements from at least two additional persons must be submitted in support of the nomination as well.
The person submitting the nomination should compile all materials and mail as one package to:
Office of Public Affairs and Alumni/ae Relations
Perkins School of Theology
PO Box 750133
Dallas, TX 75275-0133
Alternatively, letters may be sent together as attachments via email to:
Rev. Connie L. Nelson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Director of Public Affairs and Alumni/ae Relations
List of all Perkins School of Theology Distinguished Alumnus/a Award Recipients