Distinguished Alumnus Award


Dr. Gaur Hari Singhania Institute of Management and Research, Kanpur


Eligible Nominees:

The eligible nominee must be Post Graduate from Dr. Gaur Hari Singhania Institute of Management & Research. Alumni during their tenure of working with the institution or alumni association ‘Galaxy’ (as office bearer) are not eligible to be nominated for the award. The eligible alumni must have completed at least 15 years after passing out from the institute on the day of nomination. A nominee can self nominate himself/herself.  

The award will be given for outstanding achievement and no compromises diminishing the significance of the award will be made.

The Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna of the Year award honors professional accomplishment and community leadership that has brought significant recognition to the graduate and to the Institution. This honor is reserved for alumni who have excelled at the national or international level, and whose accomplishments have embodied the core values of GHS-IMR. This award recognizes a remarkable achievement by the recipient that merits recognition as the Distinguished Alumnus/Alumna of the Year.

Nomination Guidelines:  

The nominee should: -

  • Have reached a remarkable achievement or milestone in his/her career
  • Make continued contributions to their profession and hold a position of distinction and leadership.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to community service in addition to their professional accomplishments.
  • Have achievements that have resulted in recognition which in turn enhances the prestige of the Institute.
Nominations will be accepted using the following Guidelines:  
  • The Distinguished Alumni Award Selection Committee will provide an Award Nomination Form upon request as well as make it available at ghsimr.ac.in.

In addition to the Award Nomination Form, nominators are encouraged to provide supporting information that further distinguishes the nominee. Such items include, but are not limited to: 

  • Current biography or curriculum vitae for the individual
  • Up to three letters of support from people of repute( non-family members) that specifically address the criteria including one from an alumnus of the institution
  • Newspaper and magazine articles
  • Personal stories
  • Award or certificates of achievement
  • Other items of interest
  • One nomination per individual will be considered.
  • No limitation will be placed on the total number of nominations accepted for consideration.
  • The name of the nominator will not be disclosed.
Method of Award Recipient Selection:

The Distinguished Alumni award selection Committee will use the following guidelines for the Award Recipient Selection:

  • The Distinguished Alumni Selection Committee will consist of the Director of the institute, alumni committee faculty chair, Faculty member who is oldest in terms of date of joining the institution and a Governing council member.
  • The distinguished alumnus award will be given subject to the approval of the chairman of the Governing council.
  • The Alumni Committee will collect submitted nominations which will be reviewed and validated by the selection committee members.
  • Committee members will volunteer to represent each nominee at the Selection Committee meeting and present an argument for their selection at the meeting.
Announcement and Recognition:

The Distinguished Alumni Selection Committee will announce annual recipients through various methods and honor each recipient with the appropriate recognition. The GHS-IMR website will list names of the winners and a short biography of each.         

General Timeline:

Nomination for distinguish alumni award starts: September 10, 2019

Last date for submission of Nomination form along with other details: September 30, 2019

Announcement of result of Distinguish alumni award: October 05, 2019