Del Mar College Awards: Outstanding Alumni Award The Outstanding Alumni Award is the highest possible Viking honor and is granted to a graduate or former student of Del Mar College who has stayed actively involved with Del Mar College. The award highlights significant achievements of alumni who serve as leaders on the local, state or national level and who demonstrates deep commitment to the advancement of the College through their demonstrated advocacy and support. One award will be given annually. Criteria: In what ways has the candidate served the College and its alumni? How has this service benefitted the institution? In what ways has this service been truly extraordinary? Has the service been sustained over an extended period of time? Is there breadth and/or depth to the candidate's involvement in volunteer service? Access the Nomination Form here.