DCA and ECA Nomination Form

The form below will be used to consider nominees for both the distinguished career and early career awards.

Distinguished Career Alumni (DCA) Award

This award acknowledges alumni who provide an outstanding example to their fellow alumni and our current students through their interesting and/or unique careers that have provided contributions to the UD and broader community through their superb achievements and impact.

Early Career Alumni (ECA) Award

This award also acknowledges alumni who provide outstanding examples through interesting and/or unique careers that have provided contributions through excellent achievements and initial impact; however, these alumni have graduated within the past 20 years.

Nominee Information

All items with a * are required

Nominee's Name:*

Class Year:*




Zip Code:


E-Mail Address:*



Summarize the nominee's significant career achievements:*

Provide an assessment of the impact that the nominee has had in their field of endeavor, and on society in general:*

Describe the uniqueness of the nominee's career in leveraging their engineering education at UD:*

Attest to the level of interest the nominee’s career has generated among colleagues and the community around them:*

Please include any links to professional information or achievements on the web (company biography, news articles, LinkedIn profile, etc.).:

We encourage you to upload a CV, resume, bio and other supporting information below.

Your Information

Your Name:*

Class Year(if UD alum):

Email address:*

Your relationship to nominee:*

For questions or additional information please contact Prof. Michael Keefe, Mechanical Engineering Alumni Committee Chair, at

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