Alumni Awards

Horticulture Alumni Awards

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Nominations for the Horticulture Distinguished Alumni Award and the Young Horticulture Alumni Award are always welcome. If you would like to nominate someone for either of the awards please fill out the online form below.

Award Categories:

  • Horticulture Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes exceptional professional and personal achievement and extraordinary distinction in Horticulture, Landscape or Turf Science.
  • Young Horticulture Alumni Award (40 years and younger) recognizes exceptional achievements in career, public service and/or volunteer activities that bring honor to the Department of Horticulture at the University of Arkansas.

Please provide the information below and send any additional justification, text, supporting documents, reasoning or specific examples to Michelle Wisdom ( Please use Alumni Awards in the subject line.


 The most recent alumni award recognized Slade Strickland in 2015.