The ORG program honors graduates who have achieved exemplary career progress and recognition within ten years of their graduation.  The program was originated and is sponsored by the SDSM&T Alumni Association and the SDSM&T Foundation. Candidates are reviewed based on nominations submitted by their undergraduate degree-granting department or program. The individuals selected for this award are considered excellent role models to show current students the importance of continued personal growth in a rapidly changing world.

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Many SDSM&T alumni pursue excellence in their careers and communities. In doing so, these graduates make outstanding contributions to their professional and public pursuits. Their accomplishments bestow honor and recognition on themselves and our institution. In an effort to recognize these accomplishments, the Alumni Association, the SDSM&T Foundation and our institution are pleased to sponsor the Distinguished Alumni Award program.

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The recipient of the Guy E. March Medal is presented at the spring commencement. Deadline for the receipt of nominations in the Alumni Office is February 28 of the award year.

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ROTC Award

The recipient of the ROTC awards will be for military achievement and civilian achievement.  Please ensure all nominees graduated and accepted a commision through the SD Mines ROTC program.

Civilian Achievement Nomination Form

Military Achievement Nomination Form

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