Alumni Awards

The Oberlin Alumni Association has established five awards to recognize outstanding contributions and achievements to the College, to society at large, and to the Association: the Alumni Medal, the Distinguished Achievement Award, the Distinguished Service Award, the Outstanding Young Alumni Award and the Alumni Appreciation Award.

Oberlin College Alumni Medal

2014 Award Recipients

  • Alumni Medal: To be announced
  • Distinguished Achievement Award: Dr. Aaron Lazare ’57
  • Distinguished Service Award: To be announced
  • Outstanding Young Alumni Award: José Meléndez ’01
  • Alumni Appreciation Award: Joel & Bonnie Millikan ’63/’63
  • Volunteer of the Year Awards:
    • Class President: Marie Barnett ’08
    • Admissions Coordinator: Jason Bribitzer-Stull ’95


Nominations for 2013-2014 have closed. Award recipients will be announced in the fall.

Nominations for 2014-2015 must be submitted by June 30, 2015. More information can be found via the below links:

Past Award Recipients