Honoring Alumni

Honoring Smeal College of Business alumni

Smeal College of Business Alumni Awards

The Smeal Alumni Society Board of Directors recognizes those who demonstrate leadership and service, work to further diversity and sustainability efforts, and attain outstanding career achievements, which enhance the prestige of the college.

Nominations are solicited annually from Smeal faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Current At-Large Directors of the Alumni Society Board are not eligible to receive these awards. Nominations for the 2025 awards are due on Friday, October 11, 2024.

View information about each award below including its description, guidelines, and past recipients. 

Penn State Awards

The University recognizes alumni for their impactful achievements with individual awards, alumni group awards, and faculty and staff awards.

The Penn State Alumni Association is committed to recognizing alumni from across the academic spectrum, especially those from diverse backgrounds and those who are making a positive impact to ensure a truly diverse, inclusive, and equitable institution.

Hammond Society

The society honors alumni who have demonstrated a commitment to the Smeal College of Business through their service to the Smeal Alumni Society Board.