The University of Montana Office of Alumni Relations and Alumni Association presents several recognitions and awards throughout the year, including:

Community Service Award

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Presented to alumni and friends of UM from Montana and neighboring states for their outstanding service and commitment to their respective communities and to the University itself.

Montana Alumni Award

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Presented during UM's Charter Day celebration to a former UM student for their service and dedication to the University of Montana.

Distinguished Alumni Award

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Recipients of the award are individuals who have distinguished themselves in a particular field and who have brought honor to the University, the state or nation.

UMAA Legacy Scholarship

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Awarded to upper-class students annually who represent a continuation of the UM tradition.

Grizzly of the Last Decade

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A new award that honors outstanding alumni who have graduated within the last decade.