Annually the CBUAA recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to Cape Breton University, it’s students and it’s alumni. The Honorary Alumni Award is the highest honor given to individuals who are not graduates of Cape Breton University and who have made significant contributions to CBU’s welfare, reputation, prestige, and pursuit of excellence. This honor is given to those who have shown uncommon support for the University over a considerable period of time.
Number of Awards
Varies, averaging two to five per year.
- Individuals who are not graduates of the University and who make significant contributions to CBU’s welfare, reputation, and prestige.
- Be sure to describe the impact of the individual’s contribution on the mission of the Alumni Association.
Nominations are solicited from members of Alumni Board of Directors and are accepted from the public and the entire University community.