Alumni Awards

The 2021 Alumni Award Nominations are Open!

Know someone who is deserving of an honor? The Vanguard University Alumni Association has established the following awards to recognize alumni and distinguished community members, to be presented at the 41stAnnual Alumni Awards Dinner. Submit a nomination on/before deadline of Friday, November 29, 2021.

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Congratulations to our 40th Annual Alumni Award Honorees!

Honoring graduates whose contributions enhance the University at the local, state, national or international levels, the Vanguard University Alumni Awards highlight the difference Vanguard graduates are making in the world.

  • Alumnus of the Year winner

    Alumnus of the Year

    Scott is a business leader, author, speaker, coach, elder and board member. His passion is to bring out the best in people, teams and organizations.

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  • Young Alumnus of the Year winner

    Young Alumnus of the Year

    During his time at Vanguard, Dylan was a Delivery Boy, a Frontline Leader, an Admission Office student counselor, and was active in other student life activities.

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  • Distinguished Service Award winner

    Distinguished Service Award

    Juan Carlos and Colette González are Assemblies of God Missionaries to Japan.

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  • Hero to Vanguard winner

    Hero to Vanguard

    Courtney is an obstetrician-gynecologist and medical director of maternity services at Loma Linda University Health.

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  • Vanguard Champion winner

    Vanguard Champion

    Since 1974, Donn has served on and off our Board of Trustees and multiple other boards for Vanguard.

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