Awards

  • Robert Simmons III and Lloyd Dean with Dean Li.

    2018 Outstanding Alumni Award Winners Robert Simmons III, Lloyd Dean and Dean Li. (Not pictured: Rochelle Gores Fredston)

  • 2018 Golden Apple and Keystone award winners with President Montgomery

    2018 Golden Apple and Keystone Award winners with President Montgomery and Dean Li.

Outstanding Alumni award

The CEHD Outstanding Alumni Award is one of the University's highest alumni awards and is given to alumni who bring distinction to their alma mater through professional achievements and who have enjoyed a high level of success in their careers.

Deadline for 2019 has passed.

Golden Apple award

The Golden Apple Award is given to honor two outstanding individuals who graduated from the College of Education and Human Development at Western Michigan University and are presently working or retired from the many professions involved in the educational experience. The individuals will be personally selected by their peers as being representative of educational excellence and commitment.

Deadline: July 10th, 2019

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Keystone Early Career award

The Keystone Early Career Award is designed to recognize one graduate who has achieved substantial professional growth and advancement within the last ten years in his or her chosen profession in the field of human development. 

Deadline: July 10th, 2019

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Keystone Meritorious Achievement award

The Keystone Meritorious Achievement Award recognizes one graduate (graduation year must be at least 10 years prior to nomination year) who has demonstrated outstanding professional achievements and distinction in the field of human development.

Deadline: July 10th, 2019

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