Presented to a Queen's alumni or group of Queen's alumni in recognition of distinguished work or volunteer service which has made a difference to the well-being of others either at home or abroad.
In 2022, the QUAA renamed this award from the previous Alumni Humanitarian Award. The QUAA respectfully acknowledges the past recipients of the Alumni Humanitarian Award as the terms of the award remain unchanged.
Award eligibility and criteria
Candidates should be:
- A Queen's alumnus/alumna or group of alumni
- Someone who has made an outstanding difference in the well-being of others within her/his community, or further afield
- Recognized by their peers or by the public as having demonstrated humanitarian service that has enhanced the lives of others. This accomplishment may include but is not limited to research, innovation, or sustainability.
- An individual who has accomplished this service in either a professional or volunteer capacity