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Nominations Now Being Accepted for Atlantic Cape’s 2024 President’s Distinguished Alumni and Young Alumni Achievement Awards

11/16/2023 | Media Contact: David Zuba, Public Relations Manager and Copywriter | (609) 343-4933
The President's Distinguished Alumni medal

MAYS LANDING — Atlantic Cape Community College’s Alumni Association is now accepting nominations for the 2024 President’s Distinguished Alumni Award and Young Alumni Achievement Award (40 years of age and younger).

Dr Ananda Davis Wright receiving her Distinguished Alumni award in 2023These awards recognize Atlantic Cape graduates who have distinguished themselves through a combination of professional, academic and community-based accomplishments. Candidates will also be asked to describe ways in which they have maintained and strengthened their commitment to supporting Atlantic Cape, its mission and its students. To be eligible, candidates must have earned a degree or certificate from Atlantic Cape or the Academy of Culinary Arts.

Established in 2010, 42 Atlantic Cape graduates have garnered this prestigious award, which demonstrates Atlantic Cape’s dedication to strengthening its alumni relations.

Recipients of the President's Distinguished Alumni Award and Young Alumni Achievement Award will be honored during a special awards dinner at Careme’s, Atlantic Cape’s student-run gourmet restaurant located on the Mays Landing campus, in the spring and also recognized at the college's upcoming 57th Annual Commencement ceremony in May 2024.

Nominations for both awards are being accepted through Monday, January 26, 2024. Nominations received after the deadline will be considered with next year’s group of nominees. Visit to nominate a deserving graduate for this year’s award and to learn more about previous President’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipients.

For more information, contact Kristin Jackson at or (609) 463-3621.


About Atlantic Cape Community College

Atlantic Cape is a comprehensive two-year community college serving the residents of Atlantic and Cape May counties. The college offers over 40 career, transfer and workforce development programs to more than 8,000 students annually at three campuses in New Jersey: Atlantic City, Cape May Court House and Mays Landing.