The Brooks School Alumni Board honors a small number of alumni every year during Alumni Weekend. The school typically aims to honor alumni during their reunion years. To be considered for the upcoming awards ceremony, please send us your submission by November 30. To learn more, please view the awards' individual webpage. Or, please contact the alumni office with any questions.
The Distinguished Brooksian award honors individuals whose life and contributions to society exemplify the nobility of character and usefulness to humanity embodied in the spirit of the school. Dr. Joseph Sherer '37 presented the first Distinguished Brooksian award to Frank Davis Ashburn on Prize Day, May 27, 1991.
The Alumni Shield award celebrates early achievement by a Brooks alumnus/a within 25 years of leaving Brooks. The concept of this award developed from the interest of the Alumni Board to recognize a member of the Brooks community who, through the devotion of his/her resources, has had significant accomplishments in the field of his/her endeavor.
The Brooks School Athletics Hall of Fame was established to honor those individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the quality and tradition of Brooks School athletics. Student athletes, coaches, managers, and administrators will all be eligible for selection into the Hall of Fame. Athletes and managers will first become eligible upon the fifth anniversary of the end of their final year at Brooks. Coaches and administrators will first become eligible upon their retirement from Brooks.