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Outstanding Graduates - The WSSU “Forty Under 40” Award

Nominate Outstanding Alumni for the 2019 40 Under 40 Awards

Nominations are open! The Winston-Salem State University Young Alumni Council (YAC) is seeking nominations for outstanding alumni under the age of 40 who are bold and energetic leaders in their professions and their communities.

The Forty Under 40 Awards celebrate individuals who are making positive changes in the world and who fully embody the WSSU motto of “Enter to Learn. Depart to Serve.”

Please feel free to submit nominations for more than one candidate. You are welcome to nominate yourself as well!

  • Nominations open from September 1, 2018 - November 1, 2018
  • Awardees will be notified by December 1, 2018
  • The 40 Under 40 Gala will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019

2017 Honorees | 2017 Gala Program | Photos from 2017 Gala