For nearly 150 years, the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment has turned out extraordinary alumni who have contributed substantially to their chosen fields, their communities and society. To pay homage to these and future distinguished graduates, the college has initiated a Hall of Distinguished Alumni. This award is the highest honor the college will bestow. A full list of inductees and their biographies can be found at the right of this page.

To nominate a worthy alum complete the nomination packet here.


For questions, please contact Jonathan Furnish, Associate Director of Alumni Engagement and Communications,

University of Kentucky, College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, E.S. Good Barn, 1451 University Dr., Lexington, KY 40546-0097, jonathan.furnish@uky.edu (859) 257-7211