Honored Alumni & Friends

We have the good fortune to be able to recognize individuals, both alumni and friends, for the significant contributions they provide to the college and the Foundation. Each year we honor individuals in three categories:

Outstanding Tiger Alumnus

Photograph of Alex GottlobThe Outstanding Tiger Alumnus Award was established to honor, promote and recognize alumni who have:

  • Brought recognition and pride to the college community through their achievements in their chosen profession or in service to their community.
  • Made unusual contributions to the college, demonstrating outstanding leadership and promoting a positive
Our 2018 Recipient

Alex Gottlob, the 2006-2007 Student of the Year at Cowley College and the recipient of the college’s Young Achiever Award in 2014, was recently named the recipient of the Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award.

As a Cowley graduate Gottlob has been an active Alumnus supporting various events and also assisting with several landscape projects. Click here to read more about Alex Gottlob in News & Events.

If you wish to nominate someone to receive the Outstanding Tiger Alumnus award, click here.

Ambassador Award

The Ambassador Award was created to honor, promote and recognize individuals who:

  • Have provided sustained volunteer or other services that significantly benefited the college and community, or through philanthropic work to Cowley College.
  • The award may be given to friends, alumni, faculty, staff, or administrators of the college for service and/or support of the college.
Our 2018 Ambassador Award Recipients

Bill and Judy DockingDuring the 2017 Cowley College Foundation banquet, the Cowley College Foundation Board vice president Mike Munson presented the Ambassador Award to Bill and Judy Docking. Click here to read more about Bill and Judy Docking in News & Events.

If you wish to nominate someone to receive the Ambassador Award award, click here.

Young Achiever Award

The Young Achiever Award was established to honor, promote and recognize alumni who:

  • Have had success in their educational achievements, careers, and community service, and/or service to Cowley College.
  • Individual(s) age is 40 or younger.
  • This award may be given to alumni, faculty, or staff. Nominee must be alumnus/alumna of Cowley College.
Our 2018 Young Achiever Recipient

Brice Harader-PateBrice Harader-Pate was the 2017 recipient of the Young Achiever Award. Harader-Pate graduated from Cowley College in 2005. She is pursuing her Doctorate of Nurse Practitioner with an emphasis in Acute Care from Vanderbilt University, and currently works as an APRN in the emergency room of St. Francis Health Care in Tulsa, OK. Click here to read more about Brice Harader-Pate in News & Events.

If you wish to nominate someone to receive the Young Achiever award, click here.