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Young Alumni Award

The Young Alumni Award is an honor which the college bestows on its alumni who are within 15 years of graduation for their service. The following criteria are used to be considered for this award:

  1. Distinction in a professional field of endeavor
  2. Loyalty to Coe measured in volunteer service to the Alumni Association or related activities (Admission assistance, career assistance, alumni events, Board of Visitors Alumni Council, or Coe Fund). Current members of Coe's Board of Trustees, Board Visitors or Alumni Council cannot receive this award while serving their term.
  3. Volunteer service to the community in which the nominee resides
  4. Must be present to accept the award

To nominate a Coe alumna/us, download the Young Alumni Award nomination form or contact the Alumni Office directly at 319-399-8561, 1-877-KOHAWKS or by e-mail,

Past Honorees

2012 - Amy J. Burgin '02
2011 - Jeremy R. Pilgrim '96
2010 - Matthew Clark '95