GOLD Alumni Award | Briar Cliff University

GOLD Alumni Award

The GOLD Alumni Award was established to recognize and honor a Briar Cliff University graduate of the last decade who has demonstrated a continued commitment to living a life reflective of Briar Cliff’s Mission and Values.

Consideration for the award will be based on meeting one or more of the following criteria:

  • The graduate has demonstrated a commitment to living the Franciscan ideals of service, caring and openness to all.
  • The graduate has shown exceptional accomplishment in academic or professional pursuits.
  • The graduate has demonstrated continued engagement and stewardship with the Briar Cliff University community.

Please carefully consider your nominations. Fill out the nomination form online, by calling the Office of University Relations at 712-279-5400 or by emailing The deadline for nominations is March 11, 2020. 

To see a list of past award winners, click here.

Nominee Eligibility

Nominees must have graduated with an undergraduate or graduate degree from Briar Cliff University between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2019.

Nomination Information and Timeline

Anyone, except members of the GOLD Crew Committee, may submit nominations for the GOLD Alumni Award. For more information, contact Jamie Bockelmann at 712-279-5408 or

Stay tuned for information on next year's nominations!