10 Under 10 recognition program recognizes young alumni who bringing honor to Central Michigan University through their work in their career or community. Nominees must be graduates within the past 10 years and age 35 or younger.
- Excelled within the first 10 years post-graduation and have shown potential for continued success.
- Attained increasingly responsible positions within their organization, business, or field of work.
- Received recognition for significant professional/personal achievements, discoveries, or creative work.
- Served as an outstanding young role model for current and future Central Michigan University students and alumni by exhibiting the values of integrity, respect, compassion, inclusiveness, social responsibility, excellence and innovation.