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Early Career Achievement Awards (ECAA) recognize younger graduates who have demonstrated innovative and responsible professional leadership, the potential for future distinction and a commitment to serving others. One honoree is selected from each degree program.

They return to campus to receive their award and share advice with current students through panel discussions during Homecoming Celebrations at Illinois State University. 

Nomination Guidelines

Nominations for Early Career Achievement Awards accepted through May 1st.  Nominations are now open. Application is available here.

  • Graduate from one of the programs in the College of Business.

Career Accomplishments

  • Exemplary professional capabilities as demonstrated through entrepreneurial success, rapid promotions, industry recognitions, or innovative practices leading to measurable outcomes.
  • Demonstrated innovative and responsible professional leadership and the potential for distinction in the long term.

Personal Characteristics

  • Embodies the five core principals outlined in the College of Business Standards of Professional Behavior and Ethical Conduct: responsibility, honesty, respect, fairness, and trust.
  • Shown a substantial commitment to the service of others.
  • Continued his or her professional growth through education or professional credentials.
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