Nomination Form

The Regents’ Distinguished Alumni Award Committee invites nominations for the prestigious Regents’ Distinguished Alumni Award. First presented in 1962, this award is the highest honor bestowed upon a Washington State University alumni. Individuals nominated must have made a truly distinguished contribution to society and/or brought distinction to Washington State University through personal achievement.

Please use the form below to nominate a worthy candidate. Attach a letter of nomination, the nominee’s vita or biosketch, and supporting documents such as copies of articles, media stories, or supporting comments from others.

Nominees should not be notified of their nomination, and all nominations will be held in strict confidentially, except to the extent disclosure would be required by law.  Elected and appointed officials are ineligible for the Regents Distinguished Alumni Award while in their elected position.

The Regents Distinguished Alumni Award (RDAA) nominations will be open May 15-July 15, 2024. Click here for the nomination form.

Questions? Contact the WSU Alumni Association,, 509-335-6902.