Sycamore Education Foundation

Distinguished Alumni Awards

The purpose of the Sycamore High School Distinguished Alumni award is to recognize outstanding alumni of Sycamore High School who have maintained a high standard of excellence and made a significant contribution in their fields of endeavor. This award is a tribute to our graduates who have shown exceptional personal, community, and/or professional achievements. We want to honor our outstanding alumni and believe the success of these graduates will serve as an inspiration to our current and future Sycamore High School students.

Selection Criteria

  • The nominee must have graduated ten (10) years prior to becoming eligible for induction.
  • The nominee must have achieved excellence in his or her chosen field of endeavor.
  • The nominee must have made significant contributions to his or her community.
  • The nominee must be viewed as a role model for current students.

Distinguished Alumni Committee

The Distinguished Alumni Committee shall organize, implement and select the yearly award winners.  The award will be presented annually prior to the Sycamore Education Foundation fundraiser.


Nominations have now closed for the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Awards.

2013 Inductees

2014 Inductees

2015 Inductees

2016 Inductees

2017 Inductees

2018 Inductees

2019 Inductees

2020 Inductees

  • Jeanne Malnati
  • Dr. James McCarter
  • Kenneth Mundy