Each year, the BSU Alumni & Foundation office honors alumni for outstanding professional achievements, service to their communities and outstanding performance as student-athletes, coaches or Beaver supporters.
Read about the rewards below. You can nominate an alumnus or alumna for multiple awards using the online forms or by downloading the appropriate PDF below.
Review of Nominations and Notifications
The Alumni & Foundation Board of Directors reviews all nominations and makes selections based on nominees’ personal and professional achievements and how they bring recognition to BSU through outstanding service and significant contributions to their community, state and nation.
Upon approval, award recipients are notified via a congratulatory communication from the Alumni & Foundation and the President of Bemidji State University.
BSU Athletic Hall of Fame nominations are due by Dec. 1 each year.
BSU Distinguished Alumni Award nominations are due by March 1 each year.
Outstanding Alumni Award
Professional Education Hall of Fame
Athletic Hall of Fame
The BSU Athletic Hall of Fame recognizes individuals and teams for outstanding contributions to the tradition of BSU Athletics. Honorees are selected by the BSU Alumni B-Club and celebrated during Athletics Hall of Fame Weekend.
Honorees include individual athletes, coaches and single-season teams, as well as Alumni Coaching Achievement and John Glas Honorary Letter Winner recipients.