Alumni Awards

Each year the Awards Committee seeks nominations of worthy alumni and friends of the University to be recognized at the annual Alumni Reunion. In addition to the individual awards, class years are recognized for their contributions to the Annual Fund. 

Annual Alumnus Award

Bestowed upon the person who shall have graduated from the University with appropriate certificates or degrees in course, and who shall have been distinguished by having contributed in outstanding fashion to the professions, to science, and/or to mankind.

Past Recipients

1954 to present

Ivor Griffith Service Award

Bestowed upon the person who shall have graduated from the University with appropriate certificates or degrees in course, and who shall have been distinguished primarily by having voluntarily given his/her time and service in outstanding fashion to the University either directly or through his/her activity in the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia Alumni Association.

Past Recipients

1985 to present

Young Alumnus Award

Bestowed annually upon an alumnus who is less than 40 years old, who shall have received his/her degree from University of the Sciences in Philadelphia within the last 15 years, and who shall have been distinguished by having contributed in an outstanding fashion to the profession, to science, and/or mankind.

Past Recipients

1989 to present

Honorary Alumnus Award

Bestowed annually upon a non-alumnus who has shown exemplary dedication and commitment to the mission of the University.

Past Recipients

1983 to present

Charles Marshall Prize

Given to the reunion class with the highest increase in contributions to the Annual Fund.

Past Recipients

1992 to present

Samuel P. Wetherill Prize

Given annually to the reunion class with the highest increase in number of participants to the Annual Fund.

Past Recipients

1992 to present

Icon Scholarship

Named after a USciences icon—very important advocate, a mentor or supporter at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, defined as a person who is revered or idolized—to honor his or her memory and his or her long-lasting impact on the University and its community. 

Past Recipient

2015 to present

Contact:

Casey Ryan
Director, Alumni Relations

Address:

University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

Phone:

215-596-8570

Email:

alumnirelations@usciences.edu