Alumni winners

Alumni Awards

Alumni Awards recognize those Alumni who are outstanding members of their communities or have excelled in their chosen fields.

2018 Alumni Award Recipients

Six Alumni, three Athletics Hall of Fame Inductees and one Community Partner were recognized at our Reflections Award Ceremony on November 9, 2018.  Read more about our award winners here, or read about more successful Alumni.

Award Nominations

The Corning Community College Development Foundation Alumni Program Committee will be accepting applications for the 2019 Alumni Awards through April 1 and will review nominations for all of the awards.  Our goal is to recognize Alumni who are outstanding members of their communities or have excelled in their chosen fields.

To fill out a nomination for an Alumni Award, click here.

For Athletics Hall of Fame nominations, please visit our Athletics Hall of Fame page here.

For more information, please contact the office of the Alumni Development Coordinator at 607-962-9473 or email

Alumni Awards

Ann Marie Rossi '76 Alumni-Employee Award

Named for Ann Marie Rossi '76 (1947–2002), an alumna who taught at CCC until her passing, this award recognizes a CCC employee who is also a graduate, and who has exhibited an ongoing commitment to the institution.

Eileen Collins '76 Professional Achievement Award

Named for one of CCC's most distinguished alumni, this award honors an alum who has excelled in his/her chosen field. Criteria include evidence of continued growth in one's career.

Parsons Community Service Award

Named for the first Chairman of the CCC Board of Trustees, Frederick W. Parsons, Jr., in honor of his commitment to community service through CCC, this award honors an alum who is an outstanding member of his/her community. Criteria include volunteerism and civic involvement.

Perry Education Professional Award

Named in honor of CCC's first President, Dr. William L. Perry, this award recognizes an alum who has chosen the field of education as a career and is considered an outstanding educator.

The One-to-Watch Award

This award recognizes a recent alum who is making great strides in his/her career.

The Distinguished Alumni Award

This award recognizes graduates who have been positive role models, involved in their community, exhibited accomplishments in their field and enhanced the quality of CCC.  Check out our previous Distinguished Alumni Award Winners.

Community Partner Award

The Founders Community Partner Award

Named in honor of all the pioneers involved in making CCC a reality, this award recognizes either an individual or an organization that has been an advocate for the College. This individual or organization will have made significant contributions to the College for the betterment of the community.

Athletic Hall of Fame Awards

The Red Barons Hall of Fame was created in 2011 to recognize the role of Intercollegiate Athletics at Corning Community College, remember traditions, and honor those who have made significant achievements or made a positive impact upon CCC athletics.  Student athletes, coaches, and contributors can be nominated for our Hall of Fame.