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A4 Community Contribution Award


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The Asian/Asian American Alumni Alliance (A4) invites nominations for the A4 Community Contribution Award given to a graduating senior who has made significant contributions to the quality of life for Asian/Asian American Brown students and/or to the development of the Asian/Asian American community at Brown.


Nominations for the A4 Community Contribution Award are due Friday, April 8, 2016.  Submit your nominations online using this form.

Questions can be addressed to Elaine Tamargo ’11 (claudelaine26@gmail.com) and Tho Phan ’11 (tho.huu.phan@gmail.com).

Sponsored by A4, the Brown Alumni Association’s Multicultural Alumni Committee (MAC), & Alumni Relations.

Awardee(s) will be recognized at the A4 Commencement Celebration on Saturday, May 28, 2016, 4-6 pm.

Criteria for Selection

The successful candidate will demonstrate evidence of participation in activities that significantly contributed to the quality of life for Asian/Asian American students and/or the development of the Asian/Asian American community at Brown and beyond.

Nominations should cover the following:

Describe how the candidate meets the above criteria. The online form requires that you include your name, contact information, your relationship to the nominee, and a description of relevant extracurricular activities.

Selection Procedure

A committee comprised of A4 members will select award recipient(s).

The purpose of the Asian/Asian American Alumni Alliance (A4) at Brown is:

  • To encourage and facilitate positive experiences and engagement with Brown University.
  • To act as a conduit and facilitator to adequately address the needs of the Brown Asian/Asian American community.
  • To build partnerships with members of the greater Brown community.

We encourage award recipients to continue their support of Brown through involvement in A4 or other alumni activities.