DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARDS PROGRAMThe true measure of an institute’s or university’s progress can be found inthe achievements of its alumni. Sharda Group of Institutions more than 15years old now and it is known to develop leaders in many fields ofendeavor. A vast number of SGI alumni have gained unique distinctionthrough success in their professions, service to the industries andcontribution to their communities. The Central Alumni & CorporateRelations Cell (CACRC) and Sharda Alumni Association-Reminiscences(SAAR) have established the Distinguished Alumni Award program tohonor outstanding former students of SGI and to celebrate theachievements made by them in their respective field of expertise.PURPOSE & PHILOSOPHY:The purpose of the DAA program is:- To recognize the alumni of each constituent colleges of Sharda Group of Institutions for their outstanding achievements and contributions to society. To honor the alumni of each constituent colleges of Sharda Group of Institutions for their individual accomplishments, affiliations and successful careers. To express our gratitude towards the alumnus who have benefited the college and honored the legacy of excellence at Sharda Group of Institutions.The DAA program is not only to honor its recipients; it is also further toillustrate the great value of the academic programs and studentinvolvement at Sharda Group of Institutions. This program will ultimatelyincrease the pride of all former students, current lot of students, staff andfaculty for their College or Institute. This program will recognize thosegoodwill ambassadors of SGI who are setting great examples for their
young fellow SGites and indeed inspiring them to carry forward the greatlegacy of SGI.OUTLINE OF DAA PROGRAMThe Distinguished Alumnus Award (DAA) will be presented annually byeach of the constituent college of SGI to its alumni in recognition of theiroutstanding achievements. The award shall be presented during theAnnual Alumni Meets of respective colleges. Each year Central Alumni &Corporate Relations Cell shall request individual nominations from alumniand then an evaluation committee will short list maximum of 10 to 12alumni who will be honored for their outstanding achievements in theirrespective fields of expertise.Nominations can be made for outstanding achievements in variouspursuits under the following categories:Category A Academic ExcellenceCategory B Professional ExcellenceCategory C Technology & Innovation ExcellenceCategory D Entrepreneurial & Managerial ExcellenceCategory E Excellence in other walks of life (Sports/Social Service/Music/Literature/Arts etc.)
The Evaluation Committee for the Award, as approved by the ChiefPatrons of Sharda Alumni Association- Reminiscences, will comprise of thefollowing members: Directors of respective colleges Deans (Student Affairs, Academic Affairs & Faculty Affairs) HOD’s of various departments Non-alumnus faculty representatives Coordinator, CACRCELIGIBLE NOMINEES: Should have enrolled and passed full time course at any of the 4 constituent colleges of SGI. Should have submitted his/her nomination for award with full proof documents as prescribed by CACRC (SAAR)GUIDELINES FOR SUBMITTING NOMINATIONS:Nominations will be accepted using the following guidelines: 1. The Central Alumni & Corporate Relations Cell will send a DAA Nomination Form to all alumni, faculty & staff of SGI. The nominations will be accepted when an alumni or proposer submit the duly filled nomination form aklong with supporting documents to the CACRC office representatives. 2. In additions to the DAA Nomination Form, nominators are encouraged to provide supporting items that further distinguish the nomine. Such items include, Resume/Curriculum Vitae for the individual References (Recommendation letters/ Certificates/ Published material) 3. One nomination per individual will be considered. 4. Nomination forms will be held for each individual for a period of 1 year only. 5. No limitation will be placed for the total number of nominations accepted for consideration. 6. The name of nominator will not be disclosed.
7. Judges’ decisions are final on all matters and no correspondence will be entered into.8. If during any point of time, it is found that the awarded alumni has presented fake documents in support of his candidature or anything so will be disqualified and hence, will not be nominated in future as well.9. The judging panel reserves the right to disqualify any entry which they consider, in their sole discretion, to be in breach of the Awards criteria.10.Entries which are incomplete or incorrectly completed may be disqualified.11.Entrants who will be finalized shall be notified by email well before alumni meet (i.e. date of Award function)Important Note: These awards will be given for outstandingachievements and no compromises diminishing the significance of theawards will be made.