The San Marcos Education Foundation (SMEF) is accepting nominations through September 17, for the 2021 San Marcos High School Distinguished Alumni Award and Young Alumni Award.
Recipients of the awards are recognized via a video presentation at the San Marcos High School Rattler football game on October 29.
“The San Marcos Education Foundation is pleased to continue to salute the achievements of outstanding Alumni whose personal lives, professional achievements and community service exemplify the objectives of our Alma Mater,” said Dr. Rosina Valle, SMEF Alumni Affairs Chair.
The purpose of the Distinguished Alumni Award is to recognize and honor graduates of San Marcos High School whose achievements, strength of character and citizenship serve as models to inspire and challenge today's youth. The award is open to any alumnus or alumna who graduated from San Marcos High School (attending for a minimum of two years) and is at least 35 years of age at the time of the nomination.
The Distinguished Young Alumni Award is also presented each year to an alumnus or alumna who graduated from San Marcos High School (attending for a minimum of two years) and is under 35 years of age.
Any person may submit a nomination for consideration by the SMEF alumni awards committee. The nomination must include a typed cover letter summarizing the nominee’s eligibility, supporting documents, such as a resume or biographical sketch, and/or up to three letters of support. Nominations will be accepted through September 17.