This award is presented to an individual who is not a Central Michigan University graduate but is as enthusiastic as alumni for giving of their time and talents.
- Contributed financial resources. Example: membership in University giving levels; participation in fundraising activities; donations for buildings and equipment or the establishment of endowments or scholarships. (Worth up to 50 points)
- Contributed professional expertise. Defined as working with administration, departments, or students to provide insight on various issues. (Worth up to 25 points)
- Provided volunteer services to the University. (Worth up to 25 points)