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FAQs - 2016 "Pepperdine's 40 under 40"

How can I submit an application?

Applications will be accepted via an online system. 

What's the deadline for submitting and application?

The application period for 2016 will close August 28, 2016, at 11:59 PM PT. The application period for the 2016 "Pepperdine's 40 Under 40" will open on Monday, July 25, 2016, at 12 noon PT and close on Sunday, August 28, 2016, at 11:59 PM PT. 

Who is eligible to enter?

For the 2016 "Pepperdine's 40 under 40" campaign, any Pepperdine degreed alumni from any of Pepperdine's five schools, who is 39 years old or younger on Saturday, December 31, 2016, is eligible.

When is the deadline?

Applications are due by Sunday, August 28, 2016, at 11:59 PM PT.

What is the committee looking for?

The committee will consider a wide range of factors when choosing honorees. They look for alumni who are excelling whether that be in corporate business, volunteering, or community work.

What is considered throughout the selection process?

  • Nomination form content
  • Previous involvement with the university
  • Number of total recommendations

Can changes be made once the application is submitted?

No. Once an application is submitted, it is considered a final submission.

How will I know if my application was received?

Once you hit submit on an application, the system will alert you that it has been received.

How and when will I be notified of the committee's decision?

Honorees will be notified via e-mail at the beginning of September 2016.

Whom can I contact if I have more questions?

Any questions, comments, or concerns can be addressed to social@pepperdine.edu