Prof. K. E. Raman,
Director, BITS Pilani - Goa Campus
March 11th, 2013
Dear BITS Alumnus,
This is a call for nominations for "BITS Pilani Distinguished Alumnus Awards” which have been instituted by BITS Pilani to recognize and honor those alumni who have brought laurels to their alma mater by making significant and outstanding contributions to their profession, their businesses, and/or to the society. Any living BITS alumnus who has completed a degree programme from any of the campuses of BITS and has made significant and outstanding contribution to one or more of the following fields (or categories) would be considered for the award:
(i) Professional management of businesses,
(iii) Academic teaching and/or research,
(iv) Public life or social entrepreneurship, and
Any member of the General Body of BITS, the Board of Governors of BITS, BITS’ Senate, BITS’ administration or faculty, or of BITS Alumni Association may nominate an alumnus using the enclosed form. These nominations must be received by the BITS’ Office of Alumni Affairs no later than 15th of April 2013 for the awards this year.
The Distinguished Alumnus Award will be announced before the middle of May. The award will be presented in the form of a plaque, a certificate and a citation.
While nominating an alumnus, you may wish to ascertain that his/her contribution should have resulted in a significant impact in terms of (a) dissemination or creation of knowledge, (b) enrichment of lives of people, (c) distribution or creation of wealth, or (d) promotion or establishment of high ethical standards in private or public life. And, needless to say, he/she should be a person of high integrity and stature, and one whose contributions will make his Alma mater proud.
We, at BITS Pilani, look forward to recognizing and honoring those alumni who have brought laurels to their alma mater by making significant and outstanding contributions to their profession, their businesses, and/or to the society.
The details of the award, eligibility criteria and application form are attached herewith.