Alumni

Alumni Achievement Awards

Elmwood Franklin School Alumni Council is accepting nominations of individuals for the EFS Legend, Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award and EFS Luminary, Distinguished Young Alumni Achievement Award. 

The EFS Legend Award honors Elmwood Franklin alumni who have attained notable achievement or made a lasting contribution in his or her professional, voluntary, or philanthropic endeavors. The EFS Luminary Award will honor a recent graduate (alumni who are 30 years old or younger) who has attained notable achievements in their field/studies or made a lasting contribution in his or her voluntary endeavors.

Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis. The nomination period officially closes on April 30; submissions received after that will automatically be considered for the following year.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Each recipient must have attained notable achievement or made a lasting contribution in his or her professional, voluntary, or philanthropic endeavors.
  • Each recipient must have graduated from Elmwood Franklin School, The Elmwood School or The Franklin School.
  • Current members of the Elmwood Franklin School Alumni Council and Board of Trustees are not eligible for nomination.

Nomination Instructions

  • A separate form must be completed for each nominee. Complete the form below or download a nomination form.
  • In addition to the completed nomination form, you may submit supporting materials to strengthen your nomination. Suggested supporting materials include:
    • Letter(s) of recommendation (e.g. from the nominator, respected peer, or faculty members)
    • Biographical profiles (e.g. resume or CV)
    • Media sources (e.g. newspaper or journal recognition, video/television appearances, published sources)
  • The evaluation of the nominees is a competitive process and we are unable to guarantee a nominee will be selected for an achievement award. Therefore, please use discretion in conferring with the nominee to obtain information to use in a nomination application or as supporting material.
  • The nomination form may be submitted online or by mail. Supporting materials may be emailed to alumni@elmwoodfranklin.org or mailed to the address below. Please note the nominee’s name on all supporting materials.

Elmwood Franklin School
Attn: Alumni Award Committee
104 New Amsterdam Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14216

Elmwood Franklin School

Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award

Nomination Form 

To nominate an individual for the EFS Legend Award and EFS Luminary Award, please complete this form and submit it along any supporting information on each nominee. Supporting materials and hard copy nominations may be emailed to alumni@elmwoodfranklin.org or mailed to the address below. Please note the nominee's name on all supporting materials.

Elmwood Franklin School
Attn: Alumni Award Committee
104 New Amsterdam Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14216

Please enter as much information as possible. Required fields are marked with an asterisk. 

Please choose one:

(alumni who are 30 years old or younger)


Nominee's Personal Information


First Name*

Last Name*
 
Address

City

State

Zip


Job Title 
Company 
Business Address

City

State

Zip
Nominee's Education Background

School Attended:



Class Year
 


Recommender's Information

Your Name* 

Home Phone

Recomender's Elmwood Franklin School Affiliation:







Number of years you have been affiliated with the nominee:
Nomination Information (Please give as much information as you can)
Education Summary (schools attended, degree(s), notable accomplishments)
Career Summary (positions, employers, directorships, publication)
Professional and Association Memberships
Civic and Politcal Activities

Awards, Recognitions, and Special Achievements

Once you submit, you will have an option to upload any supporting documents you may have to go along with this nomination.


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