Nominate CALS alums for the Forward Under 40 awards

Forward under 40 is WAA’s annual awards program that honors outstanding UW graduates under the age of 40 who are living the Wisconsin Idea — the inspiration for this award. From business-savvy entrepreneurs and tech-smart engineers to grassroots organizers and energetic educators, these young Badgers have remarkable stories. WAA has been proud to share those stories for the last six years. Now we need your help to find the next group of inspiring honorees.

Please submit your nomination for the 2014 Awards at All nominations are due by 11:59 p.m. Central Time on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Award recipients will be notified in November 2013 and featured in a special issue of Badger Insider Magazine in March 2014. Both self-nominations and nominations of others are welcome.

For more information and to view the previous years’ recipients, visit

If you have questions, contact WAA at or call (608) 262-2551.>

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