Nomination submissions for 2016 will be accepted through February 15, 2016.
T. Gibson Hobbs Memorial Award
The T. Gibson Hobbs Memorial Award, named for the late Thomas Gibson Hobbs, a member of the College’s first graduating class (1904), is the highest honor given to an alumnus or alumna of the College by the Alumni Association.
The award is given alumni who demonstrate an exemplary record of service in each of 3 areas: church (interpreted in as broad an ecumenical manner as deemed appropriate), community, and alma mater.
Distinguished Alumni Award
The Distinguished Alumni Award honors alumni who have made outstanding contributions to one or more areas of society, including professional, academic, and service to the College.
M. Carey Brewer Alumni Award
The M. Carey Brewer Alumni Award, honoring Dr. Carey Brewer ’49, seventh president of Lynchburg College, has been presented since 1983. Recipients of the award have made an outstanding contribution in one area of society, including civic, religious life, or service to alma mater.
Honorary Alumni Award
The Honorary Alumni Award, presented since 1986, honors non-alumni of Lynchburg College for exceptional interest, dedication, and/or service to the College.
Sports Hall of Fame
The Lynchburg College Sports Hall of Fame was established in 1978 to recognize and honor outstanding athletes and teams for their athletic performance, leadership, and team contributions while students at Lynchburg College. Since 1975, men’s athletics and in 1981, women’s athletics began competition in Division 3 of NCAA.
Annually, the Lynchburg College Alumni Association, through its Board of Directors, appoints a committee to review the nominations for the Sports Hall of Fame. Any alumnus/a, staff member or friend of the college may make nominations for this award.
For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 800.621.1669, 434.544.8293 or .