Alumni Awards

The Alumni Association sponsors several awards to recognize D'Youville alumni and students for their accomplishments and service to D’Youville and their community.


The Alumni Association Awards to alumni include the Delta Sigma Award, the Anne Lum Distinguished Alumni Award, and the Young Alumni Award.  Please consider nominating an alum for one of these awards.


The Alumni Association Awards to students include the Lee Conroy Higgins Award and the Sister Mary Charlotte Barton GNSH Kinship Scholarship.


To nominate someone for 2023 consideration, please go to the forms below. The deadline for 2023 nominations is May 1. 

The Delta Sigma Award and membership in the Marguerite d'Youville Honor Society is bestowed annually upon alumni who exemplify the qualities of service apparent in the life of Saint Marguerite d'Youville. Honorees have improved the quality of life of others through service to D’Youville, family, church, community, and national or international endeavors.

Nominate a Graduate

The Alumni Association established the Young Alumni Award to recognize alumni who have graduated within the past 10 years, have distinguished themselves among their peers and have potential for continued success in their chosen profession. In addition, nominees must be actively engaged in community service or service to D’Youville.

Nominate a Graduate