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Nominate Urbandale Alumnus for 2023 UHS Distinguished Alumnus Award

Nominate UHS Distinguished Alumnus Award

Do you know an Urbandale alumnus who deserves to be recognized? Have they distinguished themselves for accomplishments including outstanding leadership in their field and/or service to the community, whether city, state, national, or international?

Nominate them for the UHS Distinguished Alumnus Award by June 1, 2023!

How Do I Submit A Nomination?

Please follow these steps:

  1. Complete the nomination form. Access nomination form >

    If you complete the nomination form on a desktop or laptop computer: You can type right into the form and then save the completed form to your computer.

    If you complete the nomination form on a smartphone or table device: Download a free PDF manager app like Adobe Acrobat Reader or Google Drive. Go to the nomination form link, download it to your device and open it in either PDF manager app you prefer. You can type right into the form or tap into it to type, then after completion, select the "Save" option.
  2. Along with the nomination form, provide a cover letter explaining why you believe this person should be inducted. This information should include a description of career and professional achievements, a list of volunteer and/or philanthropic activities, and any awards received from local, state, national, and/or International organizations since graduating.
  3. Email the nomination form and cover letter to

Following the June 1, 2023 nomination deadline, the UHS Distinguished Alumnus Award and Celebration Committee – consisting of Urbandale Alumni Association board members and other appointed alumni – will review nominees and conduct a majority vote to select the winner(s). The recipient(s) will be honored Saturday, Sept. 23, at an award presentation and celebration held at Stoney Creek Hotel. Additionally, their name will be added to the Distinguished Alumnus plaque that will be on display and remain at Urbandale High School.

For more information about the UHS Distinguished Alumnus Award and Celebration, please visit the official website page and check back often for further details as plans for this year's event are finalized!