40 Under Forty

Alumni Recognition Program

Meet the 2020 Class of 40 Under Forty

Year after year, Emory graduates some of the most impactful young leaders in a broad range of industries. They forge partnerships, solve problems, blaze trails, and serve their communities wherever they may be. Emory’s Office of Alumni Engagement 40 Under Forty awards program annually spotlights selected alumni across a variety of vocations for having made a significant impact in business, research, leadership, public service and/or philanthropic endeavors.

Our 2020 winners were selected from hundreds of nominees, representing the very best in achievement and service across the diverse and influential Emory alumni community.

Meet the 2020 Recipients

How to nominate

We are accepting nominations now through January 4, 2021. The winners will be announced Fall 2021!

In order to be considered for this award, honorees must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be an Emory University alumnus/a
  • Must be under the age of 40 by announcement date (September 30, 2021)
  • Must have made an impact in business, research, artistic, leadership, community, educational, and/or philanthropic endeavors (see the nomination form for examples)

Submit a Nomination