8:10 a.m., Feb. 4, 2011----The University of Delaware Alumni Association has announced that it is accepting nominations for the Emalea Pusey Warner Award and the Alexander J. Taylor, Sr., Award, given annually to honor an outstanding woman and man, respectively, of the senior class.
Recipients must demonstrate leadership, academic success and community service as exemplified by Mrs. Warner and Mr. Taylor.
Students must also have a cumulative index of 3.0 or better at the end of the first semester of their senior year.
The Warner Award was first given in 1950 while the Taylor award debuted in 1968.
The recipients will be honored at a luncheon and each will receive a $2,500 award, lead the alumni delegates' procession at 2011 Commencement and be invited to speak at the annual Alumni Weekend presentation of the UD Alumni Association Alumni Wall of Fame awards.
The deadline for nominations is Feb. 14.