LSSC seeks nominations for 2020 Distinguished Alumni & Hall of Fame Awards

The Lake-Sumter State College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2020 Distinguished Alumni Awards & LSSC Hall of Fame.

These awards honor alumni, community members, and faculty and staff, who have made outstanding contributions through professional, academic and community service not only to the college but also to the community as a whole.

“Lake-Sumter State College has over 25,000 alumni and friends who are doing great work and making positive impacts in our community and beyond,” says Dr. Laura Byrd, VP of Institutional Advancement and Executive Director of the LSSC Foundation. “We encourage our alumni and friends to submit nominations that recognize alumni and community partners for their achievements.”

The nomination form is available at and should be submitted no later than Monday, August 31 at 5:00 p.m.

Nominations are being accepted for the following awards:

Distinguished Alumni

  • Community Engagement Award
  • GOLD Award (Graduate of the Last Decade)
  • Heart of A Volunteer Award
  • Professional Achievement Award
  • Scholar Award
  • Valor Award

Hall of Fame

  • LSSC Faculty/Staff Award
  • LSSC Trustee Award
  • LSSC Athletics Award

Award descriptions and criteria are available at

The LSSC Foundation is planning a celebration of the 2020 winners in October.