The Henderson State University Alumni Board is responsible for selecting honorees for three awards: Distinguished Alumni, Young Alumni Achievement, and H Award.

Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award honors alumni who exemplify university excellence and have brought credit to Henderson State University through professional achievement, personal accomplishment or humanitarian service.

Prior Honorees
Distinguished Alumni Nomination Form

Distinguished Alumni awards are conferred at Homecoming each fall.  

Young Alumni Achievement Award

The Young Alumni Achievement Award is presented to a Reddie who graduated recently who has notable career or personal accomplishments. 

Young Alumni Achievement Nomination Form

H Award

The H Award was first given in 1972 as a way of honoring alumni, friends, faculty, or staff who have given meritorious service to the university. If you would like to recommend someone to receive an H Award, please email the person's name and why you think the person should be honored to   

Nominations may be submitted at any time of the year in all categories.