About Alumni of the Year
Each year Alumni of the Year is elected at Karlstad University. The event is celebrated with pomp and circumstance at a solemn ceremony.
Members of the Alumni Network are invited to present nominees. In order to be available for election, the following criteria must be followed:
Criteria for the election of the Alumni of the year
a minimum of 60 Credits at Karlstad University
to have given evidence of integrity in her/his chosen profession; to have dared to challenge the established society and to have explored the unknown within her/his working field
to elect one woman and one man
The nomination takes place during winter / spring . The appointments will be announced before the summer.
CEREMONY IN AUTUMN
This year's slumni will be celebrated in the autumn. In addition to a solemn ceremony where they proclaimed receive the award , giving both the alumni an open lecture on any topic . Portrait of the Year alumni, current and former, is set in one house, near the Transformum.