The David K. Andrews Distinguished Alumni Award (affectionately known as the DKA Award) recognizes alumni who have rendered outstanding service to others in the spirit and example set by David K. Andrews, who served Principia for several decades in a variety of roles including teacher, coach, principal, headmaster, and president of both Principia campuses. In 1994, Principia recognized David Andrews' many contributions by establishing this notable award in his honor.
The purpose of the Gold and Blue athletic awards is to acknowledge the coaches, teams, and athletes who have made exceptional contributions to the history of Principia College athletics. The Blue Award recognizes those who achieved notable and widely respected levels of athletic achievement while at Principia College. The Gold Award honors student-athletes who demonstrated exceptional character, commitment, and leadership at Principia College and after graduation. View the eligibility and criteria for the Hall of Fame awards and see a list of previous inductees.
Young Alumni Recognition honors established and emerging leaders among Principia’s young alumni. To be eligible, nominees should have had a significant impact on and/or demonstrated significant success in their professions or communities, and they must have graduated from the Upper School or College no more than 20 years ago.