FORT KENT — Each year the University of Maine at Fort Kent Alumni Association recognizes an UMFK alumni for outstanding character, professional achievement, distinguished leadership, service to UMFK, and service to the community.

The Alumni Association Board seeks nominations, at, of people who have demonstrated success in their career and/or personal life.

The deadline for submission is Monday, Jan. 31. The recipient of the award will be honored during the university’s annual homecoming weekend in September.

Those who would like a hard copy of the nomination form, or who seek more information, can contact Susan Tardie at [email protected] or 207-834-7557.