Alumni of the Year Nominations
The purpose of the “Alumni
of the Year” award is to recognize the outstanding achievements of graduates from
the Blount County School system.
nominees must hold a high school diploma from Blount County Schools.
The following describe possible criteria that may be considered by the selection
contributions to his/her community;
integrity in his/her personal life, gaining respect of those they surround;
connection to BCS through volunteer activities; and,
belief in BCS’ mission and purpose through philanthropic support.
Number of Recipients
The Alumni Committee strongly
suggests this privilege be awarded to a broad spectrum of individuals in as
many fields as possible (i.e. music, business, medical, law, etc…)
At least four alumni will
be chosen to receive the annual award. The selection committee will ensure the
geography of the county is equally represented.
Nominations will be
solicited via the various Alumni Associations, advertised in The Daily Times,
on BCS social media platforms and the BCS website.
Nomination forms should be
submitted electronically to the BCS Central Office for consideration. Send all
electronic submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hard copies can be delivered to the BCS Central Office, 831 Grandview Dr.,
Maryville, TN 37803 Attn: Alumni Committee/Communications Director.
Nominations will remain on
file for two years.
Alumni employed by Blount County
Schools are not eligible for recognition.
Selection of Recipients
It is the duty of the Alumni
Committee to review all nomination forms and make the final selection of recipients.
The Director of Schools will inform the Board of Education of the award
Recipients will receive
plaques in honor of their recognition and recognized at a subsequent BCS Board
of Education meeting.