Celebrating outstanding Alumni

NAIT celebrates the outstanding accomplishments of alumni with the annual NAIT Celebrates Awards. 

Recipients are selected on the basis of professional achievement, service to NAIT and contributions to the community.

Do you know a NAIT grad who's doing great things?

Tell us about their achievements and the work they are doing for their community.

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2020 NAIT Celebrates Call for Nominations

2020 Award Recipients

Congratulations to our 2020 NAIT Celebrates alumni award winners for their contributions to their communities and dedicated commitment to NAIT values.

Lasha Gust

Spirit of NAIT Alumni Award

Harold Larson

Spirit of NAIT Alumni Award

Shane Chartrand

Alumni Award of Excellence

Michael Turcsanyi

Alumni Award of Excellence

Blaine MacMillan

Distinguished Alumni Award

Alumni recognized in our community

Read more about NAIT alumni recently featured in techlifetoday

Cecile Bukmeier makes history as advocate for women in trades

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Paul Graham named to Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Veteran producer joins his icons in the media wing   Read on

Spark of inspiration: Elise Coppens blazes a trail in corporate cannabis

A Marketing grad finds her calling in an emerging industry   Read on


NAIT celebrates the outstanding accomplishments of alumni with the annual NAIT Alumni Recognition Awards.   Find out more

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Kelsey Mitchell switches gears in a push to achieve a lifelong dream

Ooks soccer coach earns top honours

Carole Holt named CCAA Women’s Soccer Coach of the Year

A legendary partnership: Kevin Martin and Jules Owchar, curling hall of famers

Brought together by NAIT, they were an unstoppable team

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