Distinguished Alumnus Award
The Illinois Community College Trustees Association sponsors the Distinguished Alumnus Award each year. All community colleges in the state of Illinois submit their local winners to be considered for these statewide awards. The Distinguished Alumnus Award recognizes the many success stories of Illinois' community college graduates. Nominees must have completed a recognized program of instruction at an Illinois public community college more than 5 years ago.
- Richland Distinguished Alumnus Award recipients
- View nomination criteria and dowload the nomination form for the Distinguished Alumnus Award
While the Pacesetter Award is no longer given, it was meant to recognize the accomplishments of Illinois' more recent community college graduates. Nominees completed a recognized program of instruction at an Illinois public community college within the last 5 years of the year the award was given.