The Greater Binghamton Chapter established an annual award to recognize young alumni members who are demonstrating significant success early in their careers and community lives.
The Greater Binghamton Chapter Young Alumni Award is intended to recognize noteworthy and distinctive achievements made by chapter member alumni 39 years of age and under who have graduated from any campus of Penn State University. Each honoree demonstrates principled leadership and a wholehearted commitment to serving others via their accomplishments and notable success achieved following graduation.
Honorees are selected from submitted nominations. Nominations are reviewed based on the following criteria:
Do you have a nomination in mind for the 2023 Young Alumni Award? The nomination process for the 2023 Young Alumni Award is open! Submit your nominations by December 15, 2023 by completion of the attached nomination form and mailing to GBAPSU c/o Scott French, 3101 Cortland Drive, Vestal, NY 13850. Nominees must be current chapter members and have graduated from any branch of Penn State University, including the World Campus. All Nominations will be considered active for a 3 year period or until the nominee reaches 40 years of age.
2020 Honoree: Catherine “Cat” Caterson
2018: Joshua Malecki
2017: Kirk S. Hinkley
2016: Kate Miller-Corcoran