The four annual alumni awards have a two-fold purpose: to give
recognition to Berry alumni who especially deserve it and to reflect
credit on Berry by recognizing the achievements and services of
The Distinguished Achievement Award will go to selected alumni in
recognition of outstanding achievement and usually will reflect
recognition already accorded these persons by those in a position to
know of their accomplishments.
The Distinguished Service Award will go to selected alumni in
recognition of especially significant service to others when this
service has been characterized by selfless spirit and an unusual degree
The Outstanding Young Alumnus Award will go to an alumna/alumnus who
graduated from Berry within the past twenty years and who has
distinguished themselves in their career and/or community.
The Entrepreneurial Spirit Award will be given for significant contributions to the advancement of a business or enterprise.
Awards will be made on a conservative basis to maintain the
distinction and honor intended; however, recipients will be considered
as representative of Berry alumni deserving special recognition and it
will be understood that some persons not receiving awards are equally