The following Regional Association awards were presented at the Alumni Council's Annual Reunion Lunch on Friday, May 27, 2016.
APGA Regional Association Award
First awarded in 2007, the APGA Regional Association Award is given annually by the Association of Princeton Graduate Alumni (APGA) to a Princeton Regional Association that deserves special recognition for increasing participation of Princeton graduate alumni in its regional activities and/or fostering the cause of graduate education and the Graduate School at Princeton University.
There were no APGA Regional Association Award recipients in 2016.
Austin P. Leland Award
The Austin P. Leland Award is given annually in recognition of general excellence in regional alumni activities to associations and clubs with more than 300 members.
2016 Award Recipient: Princeton Area Alumni Association
CORA Award for Innovation
The Committee on Regional Associations Award for Innovation is given in recognition of associations who have developed new and innovative programming. Award recipients have included groups that created particularly engaging alumni education programs, as well as organizations that developed effective new ways to use technology in alumni outreach.
2016 Award Recipients: Princeton Club of Northern California
John Maclean Award
The John Maclean Award is given annually in recognition of regional associations and clubs that made major reinvigoration efforts. Considered the Alumni Council’s "most improved" prize, it is named in honor of Princeton’s 10th president who established the Alumni Association of Nassau Hall in 1826 and in whose house the Office of Alumni Affairs is now headquartered.
2016 Award Recipient: Princeton Alumni Association of Louisville
Princeton Club of San Antonio Award
The Princeton Club of San Antonio Award is given annually in recognition of general excellence in regional alumni activities to associations and clubs with fewer than 300 members.
2016 Award Recipient: Princeton Alumni Association of Singapore